Sanderus catalogue

new

Old antique map of the Southern Hemisphere by R. & I. Ottens.

Item number:25656
Category:Antique maps > Australia
Rating:
* * * * *
Price: 1200 Euro ($1332 / £1044)
Add to shoppingcart

Hemisphere Meridional pour Voir Plus Distinctement les Terres Australes. - Ottens R. & I., c. 1745.


Old map of the Southern Hemisphere by R. & I. Ottens.

Cartographer: G. Delisle

Copper engraving
Size (not including margins): 46 x 46cm (17.9 x 17.9 inches)
Verso: Blank
Condition: Original coloured, excellent.
Condition Rating: A+
References: MCC 2 (Tooley - Antarctica) #48; Tooley (Australia) #1517.

From: Atlas sive Geographia compendiosa in qua Orbis Terrarum pacis attamen novissimis Tabulis Ostenditur. - Atlas Nouveau, contenant toutes les partis du monde ... R. & I. Ottens, c. 1745.

Reworking of a plate previously published by Covens & Mortier with Bouvet's discovery and a vignette of Cape Circumcision at bottom right.
At the right side, there is an additional text panel describing Lozier Bouvet's 1738-39 voyage. The map shows the routes of Magellan (1520), Tasman (1642), Dampier (1700), Halley (1700), Mendana (1568 & 1595), Le Maire (1615), etc.

Questions about this map?
Copyright © 2004 - 2017 Sanderusmaps.com - All rights reserved. Site development by 9000 Studios.