Antique Map of Australia and New Zealand by Walch (1826)

  • Condition: Good, general age-related toning and some staining. Small tear lower left margin. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1826
  • Overall size: 25 x 21.5 cm.
  • Image size: 22 x 18 cm.

€ 153,50

Description: Antique map of Australia titled 'Karte von Australien'. Old map of Australia and New Zealand. Published in Walch's 'Neuester Schul-Atlas'. 

Artists and Engravers: Johann, or Johannes, Walch (1757-1816) was a painter and engraver. He was well-known for painting miniature portraits, having trained in Geneva, Venice, and Rome. Walch published several atlases and sheet maps. As with his atlases, many of Walch’s maps were reprinted after his death.