Browse Listings in VOC & Trading Companies

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A view of the Admiralty at Amsterdam of the store houses, wharfes.. To the East India Company of Holland..

So-called optical print showing a mirror image depiction of the headquarters of the V.O.C. in Amsterdam (present-day Maritime Museum) and their wharfs' and docks, with ex...

$250 / ≈ €238
Publisher: OVERTON, H. / BASSET
Date: London / Paris, ca. 1752

 

Beschrijving van Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien. Vervattende een Naukeurige en uitvoerige verhandelinge van Nederlands Mogentheyd [...] met meer dan thien honderd en vyftig Prentverbeeldingen verrykt...

"The most comprehensive work on Asia published in Europe during the early colonial period" (Landwehr). The first book to give a comprehensive account in text an...

$29500 / ≈ €28033
Publisher: VALENTIJN,
Date: Dordrecht /Amsterdam, 1724-1726

 

[Manuscript chart on vellum of the Java Sea]

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 o...

$250000 / ≈ €237571
Publisher: GRAAF, I.
Date: Amsterdam, 1743

 

Calendrier de la cour, tiré des éphémérides, pour l'Année bissextile.. / Notebook bearing silver plates with the VOC monogram.

A personal gift, only made for the trustees of the V.O.C. The silver plate was probably made by Drick van Hengel and Company because an entry in the diary of mintmaster J...

$4500 / ≈ €4276
Publisher: HÉRISSANT, Ve.
Date: Paris, 1787

 

Gustaaf Willem Baron van Imhoff.

Decorative portrait of Gustaaf Willem Baron van Imhoff, who was Governor for the V.O.C. (Dutch East Indian Company) in Indonesia.

$750 / ≈ €713
Publisher: TANJÉ, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1745

 

Dutch Trade Bead.

An extremely rare necklace made from authentic early 17th-century glass beads produced in the Netherlands. This rare and early Dutch Trade bead is built up from irregular...

$2200 / ≈ €2091
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Middelburg, before 1623

 

Very rare share in the Ostend Company. (4527)

Upper left hand corner share number 4527 in manuscript. In top emblem of the Ostend Company in copper engraving. Text: De Directeurs van de generale Keijserlijche- Indisc...

$2000 / ≈ €1901
Publisher: OSTEND COMPANY
Date: Antwerp / Ostend 1723

 

Nangasakij.

Charming 18th watercolor on paper depicting a panoramic view of Nagasaki and the factory Deshima of the V.OC. Probably made by a Western artist visiting Japan.RARE. Due ...

$3000 / ≈ €2851
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: c.1750

 

Gezigt op de haven en de baai van Nagasaki.

A very rare birds-eye view showing Deshima and Nagasaki bay. Von Siebold was born in Würtzburg, in Germany, and worked for the Dutch government as a doctor in Java. In J...

$2000 / ≈ €1901
Publisher: VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B.
Date: Leiden 1832-1852

 

Les environs d'Ostende. XII.

Beautiful view of Oostende. A somewhat fanciful depiction of the harbor of Oostende, with merchant on the foreground and large vessels in the sea. The item is signed (Dre...

$750 / ≈ €713
Publisher: DREVON
Date: Belgium, c. 1811