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South East Asia
CLUVER, P,  India Orientalis Nova., antique map, old maps CLUVER, P - India Orientalis Nova.
Amsterdam, 1659, Uncoloured.. 118x123mm. Upper, left and right margins cut close as issued. Left scale border shaved. For the rest in good condition. Dark impression.
Charming uncommon miniature map showing the northern two-thirds of Australia pre-discoveries by Captain Cook, but showing discoveries by Abel Tasman in 1642. The map shows Australia and South East Asia. In upper right corner parts of Korea and Japan, Philippines with good detail.
From "Philippi ...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DU VAL, P.,  Isles de la Sonde., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Isles de la Sonde.
Paris, 1672, Coloured.. 100x120mm. Very good and dark impression.
Uncommon miniature map of the Indonesian islands (Java, Sumatra and Borneo) from Pierre Duval's La Geographie Universeille dated 1676.
With "Sincapura" and "I.Bintang"....
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VAN DER AA, P.,  D'Indiaanze Landschappen, Zeen en Eylanden, van Couchin Af, tot in de Moluccos, En na by Gelegen Eylanden, Door Antionio Galvaon Besyevend., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. - D'Indiaanze Landschappen, Zeen en Eylanden, van Couchin Af, tot in de Moluccos, En na by Gelegen Eylanden, Door Antionio Galvaon Besyevend.
Leiden, 1707, Coloured.. 152x220mm. Left margin cut close as issued. Vertical foldings. Generally in very fine condition.
Map of Southeast Asia with India, Malacca, Philippines, Indonesia, Formosa, etc. Lower left a fine title cartouche showing a naval battle and a siege of a town.
The map was used to illustrate the Dutch Translation of the Account of Nuno da Cunha in the region. Nuno da Cunha was a governor of th...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
OTTENS, J.,  Le Royaume de Siam avec Les Royaumes Qui Luy sont Tributaries & c. / La Royaume de Siam avec les royaumes qui luy sont Tributaires, et les Isles de Sumatra, Andemaon, etc. . .  [two sheet map], antique map, old maps OTTENS, J. - Le Royaume de Siam avec Les Royaumes Qui Luy sont Tributaries & c. / La Royaume de Siam avec les royaumes qui luy sont Tributaires, et les Isles de Sumatra, Andemaon, etc. . . [two sheet map]
Amsterdam, 1710, In original body colours.. 810x552mm. Large and detailed map on two sheets. Printed on heavy paper. Some very light discolouration along center fold, generally in near to mint condition.
Influential map of Southeast Asia and the East Indies including modern day Thailand, southern Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Borneo, Sumatra and Java. Ottens incorporated information provided by the French Jesuits and charts the route of the French Embassy to and from Siam in 1685-1686 thro... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,800 - 2,200)

Starting bid
$ 1,200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE L'ISLE / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C., Carte des Indes et de la Chine Dressée. . ., antique map, old maps DE L'ISLE / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte des Indes et de la Chine Dressée. . .
Amsterdam, ca. 1745, Original colours.. 600x620mm. Several imperfections that have been professionally repaired. Among them are tears, margins, and imperfections in the folded areas, good otherwise.
A large, important, and very decorative map of South East Asia, India and China.
The map is particularly interesting due to the appearance of the sea between Korea and Japan, which is here called "Mer Orientale ou Mer de Corée".
The map is from a Dutch edition of De L'Isle's work entitled,...
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Estimate
($ 475 - 575)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
HOMANN HEIRS, Carte des Indes Orientales..., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS - Carte des Indes Orientales...
Nuremberg, 1748, Coloured.. 510x860mm. Mostly a good impression on hand-laid paper! Narrow margins with a few short tears. Several creases. Repaired tears to right fold with some small damages! Toning and spotting. Fair condition.
Important and large size copper-engraved map from India until Australia. Including todays Burma, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra, Bali, China, Taiwan, the Philippines, Borneo, Java, Celebes, the Moluccas, Timor, Papua New Guinea...

A fantastic map filled with place ...
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Estimate
($ 500 - 700)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 1
Condition:
Condition Rating: 6
BELLIN, J., Carte des Isles de Java, Sumatra Borneo & Les Détroits  de la Sonde Malaca et Banca Golphe de Siam., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carte des Isles de Java, Sumatra Borneo & Les Détroits de la Sonde Malaca et Banca Golphe de Siam.
Paris, c. 1750, Coloured.. 250x290mm. In very good condition.
Bellin's map of the Indonesian archipelago, also depicting Malaysia. Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. He published a sea-atlas "Hydrographique Français", 1756-65, atlas to accompany Prévost d' Exile's "Histoire des Voyages", 1738-1775.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 140
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
D\'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte pour aller du Détroit de la Sonde ou de Batavia au Détroit de Banca., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte pour aller du Détroit de la Sonde ou de Batavia au Détroit de Banca.
Paris, ca 1775, Coloured.. 660x485mm. Fine impression, printed on heavy paper.
French chart of the coast of East Sumatra and North-West part of Java. With inset chart Plan des Isles Remouw, Kandang, High et Voody, situées au Sud-Est de l'Isle de Sumatra au Détroit de la Sonde. Jakarta (Batavia) in the lower right part of the chart. Showin... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 200 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LATTRE, J. / BONNE, R., Carte Hydro-Geo-graphique des Indes Orientales en deça et au dela du Gange avec leur Archipel., antique map, old maps LATTRE, J. / BONNE, R. - Carte Hydro-Geo-graphique des Indes Orientales en deça et au dela du Gange avec leur Archipel.
Paris, 1783, Coloured.. 590x820mm. In fine condition.
Jean Lattré, Paris-based engraver and publisher. Worked with Robert de Vaugondy, J. Janvier and R. Bonne. " Atlas Monderne', 1771, 1783 , 1793. Rigobert Bonne (1727-95), French cartographer.
A map of South East Asia on 4 sheets...
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Estimate
($ 500 - 550)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Schraemble, F.A., Zweiter Theil der Karte von Asien welcher China, einen Theil der Tartarei, Indien jenseits des Ganges,  die Inseln Sumatra, Java . . , antique map, old maps Schraemble, F.A. - Zweiter Theil der Karte von Asien welcher China, einen Theil der Tartarei, Indien jenseits des Ganges, die Inseln Sumatra, Java . .
Wien, 1786, attractive later colouring. 942x686mm. In very good condition, slight discolouration to centrefold.
Two maps together depicting South East Asia / Zweiter Theil der Karte von Asien welcher China, einen Theil der Tartarei, Indien jenseits des Ganges, die Inseln Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Molukken, Philippinen, und Japon, enthaelt.
Franz Anton Schraemble (1751-1803), was an Austrian cartographer. <...
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Estimate
($ 850 - 950)

Starting bid
$ 750
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WEBBER, J.,  View in the island of Cracatoa., antique map, old maps WEBBER, J. - View in the island of Cracatoa.
London, Boydell and Co., 1808, In original colours.. 286x418mm. Contemp. handcoloured aquatint, published by Boydell (and successor), London, 1808[-20], on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1820.
Some light water staining. Together with a text page.
Early view of the volcano Krakatoa (Indonesian name: Krakatau), on the Indonesian island of Rakata in the Sunda Strait, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third voyage, which has been called... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,100 - 1,250)

Starting bid
$ 900
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
WEBBER, J.,  The Fan palm, in the island of Cracatoa., antique map, old maps WEBBER, J. - The Fan palm, in the island of Cracatoa.
London, Boydell and Co., 1808, In original colours.. 362x271mm. Contemp. handcoloured aquatint, published by Boydell (and successor), London, 1808[-20], on J. Whatman paper water marked 1820. Paper very slightly water stained.
Together with a text page.
The Fan palm, on the island of Krakatoa (Indonesian name: Krakatau), in the Sunda Strait, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third voyage, which has been called "the most striking publicatio... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 700 - 800)

Starting bid
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LESUEUR, C-A. / PERON, F.,  Timor. Naba-Leba, Roi de L'Ile Solor. [plate XXV], antique map, old maps LESUEUR, C-A. / PERON, F. - Timor. Naba-Leba, Roi de L'Ile Solor. [plate XXV]
Paris, 1824, In original colours.. 210x110mm. In very good condition. Some marginal spotting and marks in the margins.
Nicely coloured portrait of the King of Solor, or Timor in South East Asia.
After the original sketches by Lesueur, from Voyage de découvertes aux terres Australes by François Péron, 1824.
The French expedition under Nicolas Baudin, was commissioned to chart the coastline of Austral...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Bid received
$ 90
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DEPOT DE LA MARINE, Carte Des Iles Sumatra, Java et Bornéo et des Mers Environnantes., antique map, old maps DEPOT DE LA MARINE - Carte Des Iles Sumatra, Java et Bornéo et des Mers Environnantes.
Paris, 1839, Colored. 587x870mm. Fine dark and clear impression, printed on thick quality hand-laid paper! Very clean - only a few faint spots, faint soiling, and a few small color smudges. Clean margins.
Printed from two plates, joined at the central fold. A nice example!
Large and early French sea-chart of the East Indies, including Singapore. Based upon the work of James Horsburgh, the hydrographer of the English East India Company.

The large-scale chart extends to show Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Malay (Malacca) with Langkawi and Penang. Also Celebes, Singap...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules.,  Mosquee du Village de Warou., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules. - Mosquee du Village de Warou.
Paris, 1842, Uncoloured.. 230x275mm. Lithography on tinted grounds. Some light foxing, else good. Paper size : 340 x 533mm.
A lithograph of the mosque in the village of Waro, on the Indonesian island of Seram. Plate 128 taken from the 'Voyage au Pole et dans L'Oceanie…' Departing in late 1837 in the Astrolabe and Zélée, Dumont D'Urville spent some thirty-eight months circumnavigating the globe, visiting Chile, the Pacifi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules.,  Rade et Village de Warrou., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules. - Rade et Village de Warrou.
Paris, 1842, Uncoloured.. 265x405mm. Lithography on tinted grounds. Slight spotting, else good. Unobtrusive blind stamp below title. Size of paper : 345 x 535mm.
An impressive lithograph of the dwellings to be found in the village of Waru, on the Indonesian island of Seram. Plate 126 taken from the 'Voyage au Pole et dans L'Oceanie…'

Departing in late 1837 in the Astrolabe and Zélée, Dumont D'Urville spent some thirty-eight months circumnavigating...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MARZOLLA, B.,  Malesia ossia Arcipelago Indiano, ed India-Transgangetica . . ., antique map, old maps MARZOLLA, B. - Malesia ossia Arcipelago Indiano, ed India-Transgangetica . . .
Naples, 1848, In original colours.. 465x610mm. Light water stain in lower right and left hand corner. In good condition. Hand colour lithographed map.
Attractive map of the Southeast Asia by a cartographer from Naples, listing his cartographic sources and giving political and statistical information on the areas covered.
Nice detail on the Philippines....
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Estimate
($ 450 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BOUCHER, L. / AIR FRANCE,  Near East - Far East., antique map, old maps BOUCHER, L. / AIR FRANCE - Near East - Far East.
Imprimerie Perceval Paris, ca. 1933, In original printed colours.. 1000x620mm. Pasted on board. Several cracks. Upper left corner marginal piece of paper missing. Sold as is.
AIR FRANCE poster promoting the airline's routes to the far east in the immediate post-war period. This is the full size version of Lucien Boucher's "phoenix" design. Boucher is probably best remembered for his planispheres or decorative route maps that he designed for Air France from the 1930's thr... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,100 - 1,200)

Starting bid
$ 900
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Java & Bali
CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte de l'Ile de Java: partie Occidentale, partie Orientale, Dressée tout nouvellement sur les Mémoirs les plus exacts, Avec une Table des principales villes de cette Ile. . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte de l'Ile de Java: partie Occidentale, partie Orientale, Dressée tout nouvellement sur les Mémoirs les plus exacts, Avec une Table des principales villes de cette Ile. . .
Amsterdam, François L'Honoré & Châtelain, 1719, Coloured.. 376x865mm. Printed from two plates. In very fine condition. Wide margins.
An inset plan of Batavia and clearly indicated rice fields, mountains, forests, towns in profile and even elephants suggest the wealth of detail found on this map. Modelled on Hadrien Reland's important Dutch map of a few years earlier, the superb topographical detail is complemented by drapery styl... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,600 - 1,750)

Bid received
$ 1,400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N., Idée de l'Isle de Java., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Idée de l'Isle de Java.
Paris, c.1760, coloured. 205x426mm. In very good condition.
Jaques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. Sea-atlas 'Hydrographique Français' , 1756-65, atlas to accompany Prévost d' Exile's 'Histoire. des Voyages', 1738-75.
A map of the island of Java....
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Estimate
($ 200 - 220)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  Balinees watercolour on paper, fishermen., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Balinees watercolour on paper, fishermen.
Bali, ca 1960, In original colours.. 331x240mm. In very good condition and very colourful.
Decorative export painting from Bali of a more than average quality.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Java cities
VANDER AA, P.,  Waere affbeeldinge wegens het casteel ende stadt Batavia., antique map, old maps VANDER AA, P. - Waere affbeeldinge wegens het casteel ende stadt Batavia.
Leiden, 1719, Uncoloured.. 265x355mm. In good condition. Very dark impression. Paper very slightly age toned.
A good impression of this finely engraved and detailed plan of Batavia, present-day Jakarta, the Dutch center of trading activities in the East Indies. Copied after Clement de Jonghe's map on a smaller scale, with one major alteration: the coastline in front of the fortress as curving inwards. the r... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,000 - 1,100)

Starting bid
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CONRADI, P.,  Plan der Stad en ‘t Kasteel BATAVIA. Aanwyzing der Stad en Kasteels Punten., antique map, old maps CONRADI, P. - Plan der Stad en ‘t Kasteel BATAVIA. Aanwyzing der Stad en Kasteels Punten.
Amsterdam, 1782-1783, Uncoloured.. 212x273mm. A good and dark impression. Several folds as issued.
Very fine decorative plan of present-day Jakarta, showing the City and its immediate environs, the surrounding rice fields intersected by a network of waterways, canals and outlying fortifications.
With a numbered key (1-27).

According to the text the plan was made under the directio...
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Estimate
($ 1,750 - 2,000)

Starting bid
$ 1,200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Molucca
DE BRY, Th.,  Delineatio Civitatis et Castelli Amboinae., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Delineatio Civitatis et Castelli Amboinae.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 132x171mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Early view of Ambon, with 6 Dutch vessels offshore.
Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continued the work, which comprised a...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 160)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
BELLIN, J.,, Carte des isles voisines des Moluques, antique map, old maps BELLIN, J., - Carte des isles voisines des Moluques
Amsterdam, 1754, Uncoloured. 210x365mm. In fine condition, with very mild age toning.
A striking antique map of the Ceram, Ambon and the Banda islands close to Indonesia.
Published by Antonine de Prevost d' Exile's “Histoire Generale des Voyages”. (From a Dutch edition by Pierre de Hondt.)
Engraved by Jacob van der Schley. It features a Rococo title cartouche.

...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 180)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 13
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Schley, J. van., Fort Hollandois de l' Isle de Banda., antique map, old maps Schley, J. van. - Fort Hollandois de l' Isle de Banda.
Amsterdam, c.1760, uncol.. 185x200mm. good condition.
A plan of the Dutch fort on the island of Banda.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 70 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules.,  Riviere de Batou-Mera., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules. - Riviere de Batou-Mera.
Paris, 1842, Uncoloured.. 195x320mm. Lithography on tinted grounds. Light spotting, and one tiny pinhole, else in good condition. Unobtrusive blind stamp below title. Paper size : 345 x 535mm.
A lithograph of a simple bridge crossing the Batou-Mera river on the island of Ambone in the Moluccas, part of the Indonesian archipelago. Plate 110 taken from the 'Voyage au Pole et dans L'Oceanie…' Departing in late 1837 in the Astrolabe and Zélée, Dumont D'Urville spent some thirty-eight months c... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 75 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Sumatra
BELLIN, J.N., Carte d L' Isle de Sumatra., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte d L' Isle de Sumatra.
Paris, c. 1755, Coloured.. 245x285mm. In very good condition
An attractive map of Sumatra, Malaysia and Singapore.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. Sea-atlas 'Hydrographique Français' , 1756-65, atlas to accompany Prévost d' Exile's ' Histoire. des Voyages', 1738-75....
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Estimate
($ 300 - 330)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules.,  Site sur la Cote de Sumatra., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules. - Site sur la Cote de Sumatra.
Paris, 1842, Uncoloured.. 200x270mm. Lithography on tinted grounds. Light spotting, else in good condition. Unobtrusive blind stamp below title. Paper size : 345 x 535mm.
A lovely lithograph of a small settlement somewhere along the coast of Sumatra. Plate 154 taken from the 'Voyage au Pole et dans L'Oceanie…' Departing in late 1837 in the Astrolabe and Zélée, Dumont D'Urville spent some thirty-eight months circumnavigating the globe, visiting Chile, the Pacific, lan... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3