1854 Flemming Antique map of New South Wales Inset Map of Sydney Town

Cartographer :Carl Flemming

This large coloured original antique map of New South Wales - with an inset map of Sydney Town - was published in 1854 by Carl Flemming, drawn and engraved by the German cartographer Friedrich H. Handtke.

Carl Flemming ran an important German publishing house in Glogau and Berlin in the middle of the nineteenth century, issuing atlases and separately issued maps like this one. (Ref: M & B)

General Description:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy & stable
Paper color: - Off white
Age of map color: - Original
Colors used: - Pink, yellow, green
General color appearance: - Authentic
Paper size: - 17in x 14in (430mm x 355mm)
Plate size: - 17in x 14in (430mm x 355mm)
Margins: - Min 1/2in (12mm)

Margins: - Light foxing
Plate area: - Light foxing
Verso: - Light foxing