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  • Title/Content of Map: 1851 Tallis Map of Falkland Islands and Patagonia -- Falkland Islands and Patagonia
  • Date Printed: 1851, London
  • Cartographer: J Tallis
  • Size: 13.3 x 9.6 in.

    A very attractive map in the Tallis tradition with plenty of settlement and topography detail. Two maps within one decorative border. The map of the Falklands is surrounded by finely rendered engravings of penguins, sea birds, and Jason Island with anchored tall ships. The map of Patagonia focuses on the shoreline, with less interior detail. The two vignettes are of Christmas Sound in Tierra del Fuego with clippers and a smaller vignette of Fugeans in a boat. Illustrations by H. Winkles and engraved by W. Lacey.

    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

    Good. Some age toning mostly in margins. Issued centerfold. One larger and two smaller marginal chips. Color outline.

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    Tallis: Antique Map Falkland Islands & Patagonia, 1851

    Estimate $90 - $100Nov 15, 2017
    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert