Antique engraved map by J Rapkin, published by John Tallis. Original outline hand colour, decorative border, and attractive inset vignette views, 1851. Title of map:'Cape Colony. The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail.
Vignettes: The Entrance to the Knysna; Graham's Town; Cape Town; Lion. IMAGE SIZE: Approx 36.5 x 26.5cm, 14.5 x 10.25 inches (Large). ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Map drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin; vignette illustrations drawn by H Warren & engraved by H Bond. Published by John Tallis & Co.
PROVENANCE: "Tallis's Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World, Geographical, Political, Commercial and Statistical", edited by R Montgomery Martin Esq. Published by John Tallis and Company, London & New York [Tallis's Illustrated Atlas]. TYPE: Antique engraved map by J Rapkin, published by John Tallis.Original outline hand colour, decorative border, and attractive inset vignette views. VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain. Please note any other blemishes on the scan prior to purchasing this picture. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated.
AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above. I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term'original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique.Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography. REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten.
ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas. RAPKIN/TALLIS 1851 map" is in sale since Saturday, January 25, 2020.
This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "richben1066" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.