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DE BRY, Th.,  How the Javanese bet on cock-fighting., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - How the Javanese bet on cock-fighting.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 135x180mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. Size of sheet : 293 x 200 mm. German text.
The people of Java rear cocks for fighting and put bets on them for high sums of money. The fiercest and strongest birds are taken to an open space where pairs are chosen to fight each other. Their legs are fitted with sharp spurs with which to inflict injuries and the fight is not over until one is... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  The carcapuli, canella de mato and cassia solutiva., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - The carcapuli, canella de mato and cassia solutiva.
Frankfurt, 1598, Uncoloured.. 135x180mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. Size of sheet : 293 x 200 mm. German text.
The ‘caarcapuli’ that grows on the island of Sunda is a tasty, cherry-sized fruit. The Canella de mato that grows in abundance in the forests of Java is wild cinnamon. It has no particular taste but the delicate bark of the tree is very pleasant for flavouring. The ‘cassia solutiva’ grows on high sp... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LANGENES,  Iava Maior., antique map, old maps LANGENES - Iava Maior.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x122mm. A very good and dark impression.
Very fine miniature map of Java, engraved by Benjamin Wright (1575-1613). This early map contains detailed geography and nomenclature around the northern coastline of the island. Uncommon.

First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 410  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Iava Maior., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Iava Maior.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x125mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, with light water stains and marks, all with wide margins, a nice dark impression. Latin text to verso.
This map is one of the earliest obtainable maps of Java, pre-dating the establishment of Batavia. Interestingly, nothing is shown (or apparently known) along the southern coast, which is drawn on a purely conjectural basis.
Published by Petrus Bertius in Amsterdam, at the beginning of ...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  Rex Balius Preciosissimo Curru., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Rex Balius Preciosissimo Curru.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 143x173mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In mint condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 305x200mm.
How the people of Bali transport their King. According to deBry: there are many horses on the island of Bali but they are small and only the simple folk ride them. Those who are more distinguished let their slaves carry them, or they ride in wagons drawn by buffalo. When we first arrived, the king o... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  Solemnitas Nuptialis Bantam Incolarum. (A wedding ceremony in the city of Bantam), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Solemnitas Nuptialis Bantam Incolarum. (A wedding ceremony in the city of Bantam)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 139x172mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very fine condition, dark impression.
When a young couple become engaged they do not leave their homes until the wedding takes place. On their wedding day they are dressed up and happy, and visited by all their friends. The man receives no dowry but only two slaves or servants. Long lances, decorated with red and white flags, are stuck ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE BRY, Th.,  Milites in Bantam Gregarii Gum Suis armis. (Warriors of Bantam), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Milites in Bantam Gregarii Gum Suis armis. (Warriors of Bantam)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 136x173mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
The warriors of Bantam carry both small and large shields made of leather, also swords or long lances with sturdy spear-heads. Their clothing is made with little square pieces of tin, ringed together, like armour. The have no knowledge of muskets and so do not know how to use them. Once we tried to ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Java Fruits]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Java Fruits].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x213mm. Diagonal repaired tear (5cm) across upper right margin and to text. Else in good condition. Set in French text. Engraving 140 x 213mm.
Text engraving of fruits on Java from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the expedition left in... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Tropical fruits of Java]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Tropical fruits of Java].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 145x213mm. Paper is limp. Set in French text, plate slightly worn, else in good condition. Each engraving ca. 145 x 213mm.
Two text engravings of fruits on Java from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the expedition lef... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [How the genteel folk of Bali are transported], antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [How the genteel folk of Bali are transported]
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 275x210mm. Paper is limp. A few minor close tears to margins. Plate is lightly worn, else in good condition. Plate set in French text. Size of engraving is 275 x 210mm.
Text engraving with explanation how the royalty and high-ranking citizens of Bali are transported about on light decorative chairs, with a shelter above to protect them from the sun and rain. The poles that support the chair are made of strong sugar-cane. The bearers are always accompanied by others... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Bantam], antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Bantam]
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x210mm. Plate has light water stains, paper is limp. A paper chip to lower left margin. Plate is slightly worn, else in good condition. Set in French text, the engravings 140 x 210mm..
Two text engravings from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the expedition left in 1595, after H... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Foreign Merchants at Bantam]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Foreign Merchants at Bantam].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 142x205mm. Some light water staining, paper limp, but in good condition. Set in French text. Two engravings each 142 x 205mm.
Two text engravings from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the expedition left in 1595, after H... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Javanese Vessels], antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Javanese Vessels]
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 145x210mm. Paper is limp. A few small close tears to margins. Plate slightly worn, else in good condition. Set in French text. Each plate 145 x 210mm.
Two text engravings from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the expedition left in 1595, after H... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Dutch ship Amsterdam]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Dutch ship Amsterdam].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 142x213mm. Paper limp, very small nicks and tears to right margin. In good condition otherwise. Set in French text. Size of engraving 142 x 213mm.
Text engraving of the Dutch vessel Amsterdam offshore the island of Java near Surabaya from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the c... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Plants and fruits of the East Indies]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Plants and fruits of the East Indies].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x217mm. Plate has been cleaned, paper limp, nicks and tears to margins, with some loss, especially to lower margin. Good condition otherwise. Set in French text.
Two text engravings from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the expedition left in 1595, after H... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 50
Approx. Euro 46  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Native Flora of Java]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Native Flora of Java].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x210mm. Numerous small repaired nicks and tears to margins, one however is running into the engraving.. Set in French text. Slight plate wear. Size of engraving 140 x 210mm.
Text engraving of native flora of Java from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the expedition le... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Chinese Merchants and temple]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Chinese Merchants and temple].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x208mm. Paper is lightly toned, with a small tear midway down the right margin. In good condition otherwise, set in French text. Size of engravings ca. 140 x 208mm.
Two text engravings of Chinese merchants on Java and a Chines temple from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Bantam]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Bantam].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 145x212mm. Plate is in good condition, slightly creased left margin, and minor worming to upper left margin. Good impression. Set in French text.
Text engravings from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the expedition left in 1595, after Holla... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 73  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Sunda]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Sunda].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 142x210mm. Paper has light water staining, and a small tear to left margin, else in good condition. Good impression and overall condition. Set in French text.
Text engraving and coastal profiles in wood block from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the ex... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Musical Instruments], antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Musical Instruments]
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 145x210mm. Paper has been cleaned, and is limp, a pair or tears to lower corners of the engraved image. Plate is worn. Set in French text.
Two text engravings from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the expedition left in 1595, after H... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,   [Java]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Java].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 255x212mm. Paper has light water staining, else in good condition, set in French text.
Wood block engraved coastal profiles set in text from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the exp... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 20
Approx. Euro 18  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,593  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte de l'Ile de Java., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte de l'Ile de Java.
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 376x865mm. Printed from two plates. Paper slightly browned. Very slight oxidation due to offsetting of ink. Small hole (8x8mm.) filled in. A good and dark impression. 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. Modeled on Hadrien Reland's important Dutch map of a few years earlier, the superb topographical detail is complemented by drapery style... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,365  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte de l'Ile de Java. . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte de l'Ile de Java. . .
Amsterdam, 1720, 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. Modeled on Hadrien Reland's important Dutch map of a few years earlier, the superb topographical detail is complemented by drapery style... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,593  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
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, 1720, In attractive colours.. 375x870mm. In very fine condition. Original out line colour with later colour addition.
One of the finest large-scale maps of Java, giving good information regarding the VOC settlements 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... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,593  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VALENTIJN, F.,  Nieuwe en zeer naaukeurige kaart van t eyland Java Major of Groot Java : verdeeld in seven byzondere bestekken. . ., antique map, old maps VALENTIJN, F. - Nieuwe en zeer naaukeurige kaart van t eyland Java Major of Groot Java : verdeeld in seven byzondere bestekken. . .
Amsterdam, 1724, Uncoloured.. 458x1750mm. In very good to mint condition. Consists of seven separate printed sheets joined together.
This large-scale map of Java is richly engraved with details of agricultural fields, roads, temples, and topography. The coastline is filled with soundings, anchorages, shoals and other navigational hazards. Batavia, which was the center of the Dutch trading empire in the East Indies, is depicted wi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,275  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  (Bird's eye view of the Bay of Bantam), antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - (Bird's eye view of the Bay of Bantam)
Amsterdam, F. Bernard, 1725, Uncoloured.. 140x215mm. Folds as issued. Very good condition.
Early view of the Bay of Bantam with the islands of Pulo dua and Batto.
Bantam was always a product of the ferocious commercial rivalry between the Dutch and English and Portuguese which frequently spilled into outright warfare. The English set themselves up in Bantam at the end of 1602 - knowi...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GRAAF, I.,  [Manuscript chart on vellum of the Java Sea], antique map, old maps GRAAF, I. - [Manuscript chart on vellum of the Java Sea]
Amsterdam, 1743, In attractive strong original colours.. 760x990mm. Pen, ink and gouache on vellum: strong and resistant to all kinds of weather. Very good condition.
One of the few manuscript charts on vellum in private hands, signed by Isaac de Graaf. ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT MAP IN RED, GREEN AND BLACK INK showing the Java Sea centered on the Island of Java, Southern part of Borneo and parts of Sumatra and with Bali Island nearby.

One decorate compass ro...
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$ 250,000
Approx. Euro 227,500  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MOUNT & PAGE.,  A large Draught of the East End of Java and Madura. . ., antique map, old maps MOUNT & PAGE. - A large Draught of the East End of Java and Madura. . .
London 1745, Coloured.. 431x525mm. Printed on heavy paper.
An English chart in a later issue, address of the publisher in the title cartouche erased. All shows considerable detail, nautical information includes numerous soundings, anchorage's and notes on sea-bed.

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$ 900
Approx. Euro 819  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Nouvelle carte de l'Isle de Java., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Nouvelle carte de l'Isle de Java.
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive strong original colours.. 220x435mm. In very fine condition.
A very nice map centered on the island of Java. With French text in title cartouche and an additional title in Dutch underneath the map.

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$ 300
Approx. Euro 273  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HARREVELT, E. van / CHANGUION, D. J.,  Nouvelle carte de l'Isle de Java., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E. van / CHANGUION, D. J. - Nouvelle carte de l'Isle de Java.
Amsterdam, 1773, In original colours.. 204x435mm. In very fine condition.
A very nice map centred on the island of Java.
With French text in title cartouche and an additional title in Dutch underneath the map.

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$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

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Condition Rating: 2
MINISTERE DES TRAVAUX PUBLICS.,  Tjilatjap (1888), antique map, old maps MINISTERE DES TRAVAUX PUBLICS. - Tjilatjap (1888)
Paris, 1888, In original printed colour.. 300x210mm. Lithograph. Paper slightly age toned, generally in good condition.
Detailed plan of the port and city of Tjilatjap on Java. Taken from "Atlas des Ports Etrangers". Lithographed by A. Simon.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 25
Approx. Euro 23  

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Condition Rating: 2
TJETAG BATUAN,  Balinees watercolour on paper, children flying kites .., antique map, old maps TJETAG BATUAN - Balinees watercolour on paper, children flying kites ..
Bali, ca 1960, In original colours.. 331x240mm. Fine condition.
Decorative export painting from Bali of a more than average quality.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

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Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  Balinees watercolour on paper, fisherman., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Balinees watercolour on paper, fisherman.
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)
$ 230
Approx. Euro 209  

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Condition Rating: 2
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)
$ 230
Approx. Euro 209  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS,  Balinees watercolour on paper, fishermen., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Balinees watercolour on paper, fishermen.
Bali, ca 1960, In original colours.. 333x240mm. Fine condition.
Decorative export painting from Bali of a more than average quality.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS,  Legong dancers : Two Balinees pen and ink drawings on paper., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Legong dancers : Two Balinees pen and ink drawings on paper.
Bali ca 1960, In original colours.. 370x270mm. In very good condition heightened with gold. Size of each sheet 370 x 270mm.
Decorative export painting from Bali of a more than average quality.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 91  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Java cities
DE BRY, Th.,  XVI. Civitas Bantam Tormentis nostris oppugnata . . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XVI. Civitas Bantam Tormentis nostris oppugnata . . .
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 143x170mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Attack of Bantam (Banten), a city and former sultanate on Java island.

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 th...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  XXV. Quo Ritu Bantani Concilia Militaria Agant. 19. (Councils meeting at Bantam), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XXV. Quo Ritu Bantani Concilia Militaria Agant. 19. (Councils meeting at Bantam)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 145x173mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Councils meeting at Bantam (Banten), a city and former sultanate on Java island.

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 c...
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$ 120
Approx. Euro 109  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th.,  Mercatorum Ex China in Bantam Negotiantium Schema., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Mercatorum Ex China in Bantam Negotiantium Schema.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 137x175mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Early portrait of Chinese merchants in Banten (Bantam), a small port town located near the western end of Java.

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 son...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [View of the arrival of Cornelis de Houtman’s fleet at Bantam, Java.]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [View of the arrival of Cornelis de Houtman’s fleet at Bantam, Java.].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 145x205mm. Plate has light marginal water stains, paper limp. Slight loss to lower right margin. Set in French text. In good condition. Size of engraved map 145 x 205mm.
Engraved map of Bantam on Java with a lettered key (A-N) showing the arrival of Cornelis de Houtman’s fleet at Bantam, Java in 1596. Houtman’s four vessels, the Amsterdam, Hollandia, Mauritius and Duyfken are shown moored in the harbour while a party of Bantamese boats row from the town to greet the... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 182  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Bantam]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Bantam].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 145x212mm. Plate has slight water staining, paper limp. Small worming to top right corner. Set in French text. In good condition. Size of engraving 145 x 212mm.
Text engraving showing the arrival of the Dutch fleet at Bantam from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de H... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

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Condition Rating: 4
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Celebrating the arrival of the Dutch in Turban]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Celebrating the arrival of the Dutch in Turban].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x210mm. Paper limp, some damage (with slight loss) to upper left corner of page. Good impression, and condition otherwise. Set in French text. Size of engraving 140 x 210mm.
Text engravings of a tournament in Turban. On 23rd January 1599, the Dutch landed at Turban (on the north coast of Java) with several small boats. Great crowds of people appeared in the streets and among them were many aristocrats on horseback, wearing armour. In the evening, these natives gathered ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

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Condition Rating: 4
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Bantam]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Bantam].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x208mm. Paper has some light water staining, and mild browning to right margin, small close tear to bottom margin. Set in French text. Engraving is 140 x 208mm.
Text engraving showing some merchants of Bantam, from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the ex... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 68  

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Condition Rating: 4
DE BRY, Th.,  XXVII. Triremes seu Galiottae et Fustae Iavenenfium. 21. ( A typical Javanese man-of-war ship), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - XXVII. Triremes seu Galiottae et Fustae Iavenenfium. 21. ( A typical Javanese man-of-war ship)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 136x177mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of paper sheet : 305 x 200mm.
A typical Javanese man-of-war ship. The Javanese call their man-of-war ships, Cathurs. The slaves are all seated below deck and do the rowing with oars, while the warriors remain above deck and do the fighting. These ships have some of the most distinguished people of Bantam aboard. They carry betwe... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 137  

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Condition Rating: 2
LETI, G.,  Waere affbeeldinge wegens het casteel ende stadt Batavia., antique map, old maps LETI, G. - Waere affbeeldinge wegens het casteel ende stadt Batavia.
Amsterdam, 1681, Coloured.. 403x508mm. In very good condition.
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)
$ 3,250
Approx. Euro 2,958  

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Condition Rating: 3
SCHENK, P.,  Batavia, gelegen op het eiland Java een beroemde volkplanting der Batavieren., antique map, old maps SCHENK, P. - Batavia, gelegen op het eiland Java een beroemde volkplanting der Batavieren.
Amsterdam, 1702, Uncoloured.. 200x255mm. Some marginal discolouration. Good condition.
Town-view of Batavia (now-a-days Jakarta) seen from the harbor. On the foreground many large Dutch V.O.C. vessels.
From Schenk's "Hecatompolis sive Totius Terrarum Oppida Nobiliora Centrum", a collection of 100 views dedicated to the 14-year old Prussian crown prince...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 683  

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Condition Rating: 3
CHURCHIL, J.,  A Mapp of Batavia with all itts Forts., antique map, old maps CHURCHIL, J. - A Mapp of Batavia with all itts Forts.
London, Printed for A. and J. Churchill, 1703, Uncoloured.. 285x353mm. A good and dark impression. Mint condition with a dark impression.
Very fine, scarce and 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.
A decorative cartouche in the image of fort located in the lower right with Dutchmen ...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 410  

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Condition Rating: 1
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)
$ 600
Approx. Euro 546  

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Condition Rating: 3
VANDER AA, P.,  Ware affbeeldinge wegens het casteel ende stadt Batavia. . ., antique map, old maps VANDER AA, P. - Ware affbeeldinge wegens het casteel ende stadt Batavia. . .
Leiden, 1719, Uncoloured.. 265x355mm. In good condition. Very dark impression. Paper very slightly age toned.
A reduced version of Clement de Jonghe (1650) plan of Jakarta from 1650. The town plan has a vignette at the bottom showing Jakarta from the sea with the volcanoes Mount Gede, Mount Pangrnago and Mount Salak in the background.

Engraved for Arnoldus Montanus "Gedenkwaerdige gesantschappen...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 455  

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Condition Rating: 3

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