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Lot 0013
  • Map: South America
  • Maker: J. Tallis
  • Date: 1851
  • Origin: London
  • Size: 13 x 10 inches

    This is an ornate and highly decorative map of South America, filled with detail. There is also good detail on rivers, lakes, and human inhabitation. The steel engraved map features eight vignettes and fancy borders of the Tallis style: gold mining in Brazil, condors and llamas of Peru, natives of Chili, Valparaiso, Brazilian rope bridge and a view of Rio de Janeiro. Engraved by J. Rapkin. Color outline.

    John Tallis (1817-1876) was an English cartographic publisher. His company, John Tallis and Company, published views, maps and atlases in London from roughly 1838 to 1851.

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  • Location: This item ships from Ohio.

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  • Condition

    Very Good. Slight age toning on edges, and the center fold, as issued.

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    • 10%

    John Tallis: Map of South America, 1851

    Estimate $100 - $150Dec 17, 2016