THE WORLD.'Shewing the voyages of Captain Cook'. TALLIS/RAPKIN 1849 old map

THE WORLD.'Shewing the voyages of Captain Cook'. TALLIS/RAPKIN 1849 old map

THE WORLD.'Shewing the voyages of Captain Cook'. TALLIS/RAPKIN 1849 old map

The World on Mercator's Projection shewing the voyages of Captain Cook around the World. Antique engraved map by J Rapkin, published by John Tallis.

Original outline hand colour, decorative border, and attractive inset vignette views, 1849. Title of map:'The World on Mercator's Projection shewing the voyages of Captain Cook around the World.

The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail. This map is folding hence the centrefold line may show on the image below. The track's of Cook's first, second and third voyages are shown, along with dates. IMAGE SIZE: Approx 25.0 x 33.0cm, 10 x 13 inches (Large); Please note that this is a folding map. ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Map drawn and engraved by J. Published by John Tallis & Co.

PROVENANCE: "The British Colonies' their history, extent, condition and resources", by Montgomery Martin Esq. Published by John Tallis & Company, London & New York [British Colonies].

TYPE: Antique engraved map by J Rapkin, published by John Tallis. Original outline hand colour, decorative border, and attractive inset vignette views. VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain. CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing.

However, please note: The image shown may have been taken from a different example of this map than that which is offered for sale. The map you will receive is in good condition but there may be minor variations in the condition from that shown in the image which may include some light spotting. This map was coloured by hand at the time of publication, thus the colouration may vary slightly between different examples of the map; the colouring applied to the map you receive may differ slightly from that shown in the image. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above.

I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy.

The term'original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique. Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography.

REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten.

ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPA√ĎA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints".

The seller is "richben1066" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.


THE WORLD.'Shewing the voyages of Captain Cook'. TALLIS/RAPKIN 1849 old map