C1904

New Guinea

Scarce map soley devoted to New Guinea.

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S/N: PI-NG-1904-JOHN-094–226664
(C029)
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Full Title:

New Guinea

Date:

C1904

Condition:

In good condition

Technique:

Colour printed engraving.

Image Size: 

255mm 
x 195mm
AUTHENTICITY
New Guinea - Antique Print from 1904

Genuine antique
dated:

1904

Description:

Scarce map soley devoted to New Guinea.

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 Geographer 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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