Canada


Title:
Canada
Date:
C1851
Artist:
Alexander Keith Johnston (1804-1871)
Image Size:
650mm x 550mm (25.59" x 21.65")
Condition:
In good condition. Centrefold as issued.
Technique:
Original engraving hand coloured
Price:

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$A 195
Stock Number:
CAN 1851 JOHN 033 (NOL) (F03)
Biography:

Alexander Keith Johnston (1804 –1871)

Johnston was a Scottish cartographer educated the University of Edinburgh. He was apprenticed to the Edinburgh engraver and mapmaker, James Kirkwood.

In 1826 he and his brother William began in a printing and engraving business, forming the well-known firm of W. and A. K. Johnston. Johnston was a prolific mapmaker and publisher. He was soon professionally recognised by being appointed Geograpger Royal of Scotland, in October 1849 he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh and in 1862 he was a founding member of the Meteorological Society of Scotland.

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