C1832

South Sea Islands

Finely engraved early c.19th miniature map of Australia and the western Pacific by Thomas Starling (1796-1850) with an inset of the Hawaiian Islands and a key on the right.

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Full Title:

South Sea Islands

Date:

C1832

Condition:

Minor age toning, otherwise in good condition.

Technique:

Copper engraving with original hand colouring.

Image Size: 

143mm 
x 90mm

Paper Size: 

165mm 
x 105mm
AUTHENTICITY
South Sea Islands - Antique Map from 1832

Genuine antique
dated:

1832

Description:

Finely engraved early c.19th miniature map of Australia and the western Pacific by Thomas Starling (1796-1850) with an inset of the Hawaiian Islands and a key on the right.

References:
Worms, L. & Baynton-Williams, A. British Map Engravers. A Dictionary of Engravers, Lithographers and their principal employers to 1850. London 2011: 631.
Ferguson, J. A. Bibliography of Australia Volumes 1-8, Canberra 1976: 1852b.


Collections:
National Library Australia: Bib ID 862293

Thomas Starling (1796 - 1850)

Starling was a London based draughtsman, engraver, printer, bookseller, publisher and map maker.

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