A fine reproduction map of New Zealand. This decorative map is by the famous 19th-century draughtsman and engraver, John Rapkin. The maps are characterized by the fine steel engraving, the decorative borders, and the beautifully executed vignettes. This map comes from Tallis’ famous 1851 “Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World”.
CARTOGRAPHER: J & F TALLIS / J.RAPKIN