The first English map of the continent of Australia

BOWEN, Emanuel.

A Complete Map of the Southern Continent. Survey'd by Capt. Abel Tasman & depicted by Order of the East India Company in Holland in the Stadt House in Amsterdam.
London, 1744. Coloured. 380 x 490mm.

Stock ID : 22861


The illustration that introduced the Kangaroo to the British public

STUBBS, George.

No. 20. [An animal found on the coast of New Holland called Kanguroo.]
London: Strahan and Cadell, 1773. 230 x 270mm.

Stock ID : 22975


Captain Cook's first map of New South Wales

COOK, James.

Carte de la N.le Galles Merid.le ou de Côte Orientale del N.le Hollande Découverte et visitée par le Lieutenant J.Cook Commandant de L'Endeavour, Vaisseau de sa Majesté 1770.
Paris, Saillant et Nyon & Panckouke, 1774. Coloured. 375 x 785mm.

Stock ID : 20274


A scarce early depiction of a Laughing Kookaburra

EDWARDS, Sydenham.

Great Brown Kings Fisher.
London: John Stockdale, 1789. Etching. 260 x 195mm.

Stock ID : 22371


One of the most decorative maps of Australia

CASSINI, Giovanni Maria.

La Nuova Olanda e la Nuova Guinea.
Rome, 1798. Original colour. 365 x 490mm.

Stock ID : 15664


An early prospect of Sydney

LESUEUR, Charles Alexandre.

Nouvelle-Hollande: Nouvelle Galles du Sud. Vue de la partie meridionale de la Ville Sydney. Capitale des Colonies Anglaises aux Terres Australes, et de l'embouchure de la riviere de Paramatta (1803.)
Paris: Langlois, c.1811. 240 x 315mm.

Stock ID : 19691


Portrait of an Aboriginal man

LESUEUR, Charles Alexandre.

Nouvelle-Hollande. Cour-Rou-Bari-Gal.
Paris: Langlois, 1811. 245 x 315mm.

Stock ID : 19660


Early 19th century map of Australia

LINDNER, Friedr. Ludwig.

Karte von Neu Holland nach den neusten Entdeckungen entworfen und gezeichnet.
Weimar, Verlage des Geograph. Instituts, 1814. Original colour. 340 x 430mm.

Stock ID : 15439


Maps of New South Wales and Tasmania

LIZARS, William Home.

Map of Van Diemans Land. Map of Part of New South Wales.
Edinburgh c.1830. Original outline colour. 460 x 520mm.

Stock ID : 22021


Victorian map of Western Australia and Tasmania

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Western Australia Containing the Settlements of Swan River and King George's Sound. Van-Diemen Island.
London, 1834. Original colour. Steel engraving, printed area 330 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 22009


19th century Australia

WEILAND, Carl Ferdinand.

Das Austral-Continent oder Neu Holland nach Kreusenstern King, Flinders, Freycinet, Oxley, Sturt, Mitchell in Mercators Projection...
Weimar: Verlag des Geographischen Instituts, 1850. Coloured. 490 x 580mm.

Stock ID : 20927


A mid 19th century map of Tasmania with decorative vignettes


Van Diemen's Island or Tasmania.
London, John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Steel engraving with original outline colour. 345 x 250mm.

Stock ID : 17729


A mid 19th century map of Western Australia with vignettes


Western Australia, Swan River.
London: John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Steel engraving with original outline colour. 345 x 240mm.

Stock ID : 21789


A mid-19th century map of New South Wales with vignettes


New South Wales.
London: John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Outline colour. Steel engraving, 340 x 250mm.

Stock ID : 21598


Mid 19th century map of Australia with decorative vignettes


London, J. & F. Tallis, c.1851. Original outline colour. Steel engraving. 330 x 260mm.

Stock ID : 21785


A mid-19th century map of Victoria with decorative vignettes


Victoria, or Port Philip.
London, John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Original colour. Steel engraving, 260 x 330mm.

Stock ID : 21787


A rare and unusual map of Australia


L'Australia con la divisione delle sue coste Proposta dal Capit.o Vetch.
Genova: Paolo Rivara, c.1858. Coloured. 295 x 365mm,

Stock ID : 22613


A locally-produced print of a yacht race in New South Wales


The First Intercolonial Yacht Race. January 15th 1887. Supplement to the ''Illustrated Sydney News.'' February 1887.
Sydney: Gibbs, Shallard & Co, 1887. Chromolithograph, sheet 390 x 530mm.

Stock ID : 21206


A prospect of Sydney during the International Exhibition of 1879

HARRAL, Horace.

Panoramic View of Sydney, New South Wales. First Settled by Commodore Phillip, January 26, 1788, with 927 persons. Population of the Colony, June, 1879, 712,019.
London: The Graphic, 1879. Wood engraving on two sheets conjoined, total 250 x 1310mm.

Stock ID : 20474