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East Indies with Australia

MAE 016 India Orientalis cum adjacentibus Insulis nova

by on Sep.17, 2012, under East Indies with Australia

. Southeast Asia, including part of China and a large portion of North West Australia as mapped by Tasman. By Georg Matthaus Seutter. 1740. Ref: Tooley 1137

494 x 572 mm.

Contemporary colouring but the elaborate cartouche is in black and white as was fashionable at the time,. Excellent condition.   $A2000 US$1600

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MAE 002 Asia Divisa

by on Sep.17, 2012, under East Indies with Australia

Asia divisa  nelle sue Parti secondo lo stato presente Descritta. Large antique map in two sheets covering all of Asia, the Indian Ocean and the parts of the coast of Australia that were known in Europe in the 17th Century. By Vicenzo Maria Coronelli, from his Atlante Veneto, nel quale si contiene la descrittione.., published in Venice 1691 & 1696. Ref.: Tooley, the Mapping of Australia 351; Clancy Terra Australis map 6.22: Sweet 73

each sheet 607 x 458 mm.

Original hand colour. Excellent condition$A3000

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MAN 005 Zweiter Theil der Karte von Asien, welcher China, einen Thiel der Tartarei, Indien jenseits des Ganges, die Inseln Sumatra, Iava, Borneo, Moluken, Philippinen, und Iapon enthaelt.(2 sheets)

by on Sep.17, 2012, under East Indies with Australia

Vast antique engraved map in two sheets covering all of East Asia from the mouth of the Ganges to West New Guinea and from Tartary and Korea to Timor.by Franz Anton Schraembl. Dated 1786 in the plate. From his large and spectacular “Allgemeiner deutscher Atlas aller Länder”, Vienna 1786-94  He acknowledges a debt to d’Anville but provides fuller geographical information.

Each map 478 x 675 mm (18 ¾ x 26 ½ in)
Original outline colour. Excellent condition except for signs of handling in lower right hand corner of outer margin and an unobtrusive fold along left hand border of one map.                                                                                           SOLD

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MAE 014 Tabula Indiae Orientalis et Regnorum Adjacentium.

by on Apr.29, 2012, under Asia, East Indies with Australia, South East Asia

 Tabula Indiae Orientalis et Regnorum Adjacentium.

By Jan van Braam & G. onder den Linden. From Francois Valentijn’s Oude en neu Oost Indien 1724-26. Tooley 1268.

507 x 677 mm.

Full contemporary colouring. Good condition with minor soiling and marginal fraying; paper slightly brittle.

$A3750

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