Tallis’ Map of Tasmania

£150.00

Van Diemen’s Island or Tasmania

In stock

Steel engraving, 35 x 25 cm, original outline colour, blank verso; map of Tasmania engraved by John Rapkin for the ‘Illustrated Atlas’; black and white vignettes engraved by John Rogers featuring Hobart Town, the residence of the Van Diemen’s Land Company agent, and Thylacinus Cynocephalus (the Tasmanian Tiger), now extinct – in some measure due to bounties paid out by the VDL Company.

Title

Tallis’ Map of Tasmania

Engraver(s)

RAPKIN, John, ROGERS, John

Mapmaker(s)

TALLIS, John

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

c.1851

Colour

original

Printed Area Measurements

35 x 25 cm