Dufour's Map of Australia and Oceania. Original hand coloring and outlining, strong and bright colors.
From Atlas Universel: Physique, Historique et Politique de Geographie Ancienne et Moderne. By H. Dufour, with steel engraving by Ch. Dyonnet in Paris, France. Dufour's Atlas Universel was one of the most important atlas series to be published in France during the 19th Century. Adolphe Hippolye (Auguste-Henri) Dufour was a student of Lapie, and a key member of France's mid 19th-century cartography community.
Map size large folio, 76 cm x 55 cm.
Condition very good. Center fold as issued. Light toning at edges and in fold.
note: the corresponding low-quality image is for informational purpose/identification. We are happy to email a detailed, high resolution image of this item upon request. Bowing and map color shifts are from the photo. Map itself is straight, flat and uniform unless otherwise noted.
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