China and Birmah, Burma - Original antique steel engraved map. With original hand-colour. Published by John Tallis, 1860. A decorative and detailed mid 19th century map which was drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin with vignette engravings by A.H. ...

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Product Code: 3O99EX
Image size: 33 x 26cm
Description:

Original antique steel engraved map.

With original hand-colour.

Published by John Tallis, 1860.

A decorative and detailed mid 19th century map which was drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin with vignette engravings by A.H. Wray and J.B. Allen. Published in 1860.

John Tallis(1817 - 1876) was an English cartographic publisher. His company, John Tallis & Company, published views, maps and atlases in 1838 to 1851.

Tallis set up as a publisher with Frederick Tallis in Cripplegate in 1842. The business moved to Smithfield in 1846, and was dissolved in 1849. From 1851 to 1854 Tallis operated as John Tallis & Company.