SOLD Title Page - The Illustrated Atlas
- Date: 1851
- Condition: AA
- Colour: Original colour.
- Size: 13 x 9.5 inches
Title: 'The Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World'.
The title page from the famous Tallis atlas, illustrated with indigenous scenes.
John Tallis was one of the last great decorative map makers. His maps were engraved by Rapkin and are prized for the wonderful vignettes of indigenous scenes.
In fair condition, some small chips, overall toning and minor browning at the edges..