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  ASIA 
 Indonesia 

MULLER, Johann Ulrich. [Uncommon Miniature Map of Indonesia]
Insulæ Sondæ. Ulm, 1692. 70 x 80mm, set in text.
Charming miniature map, with a letterpress text in German.
[Ref: 8922]    £220.00 ($278 • €244 rates)


CORONELLI, Vincenzo Maria. [The Moluccas]
Le Molucche... Venice, c.1690. 225 x 310mm, set in a page of text.
With an ornate title cartouche.
[Ref: 7628]    £220.00 ($278 • €244 rates)


AA, Pieter van der. [Map of Indonesia]
Het Eiland Sumatra hoe ten asnsien van Malacca en D'Eilanden Java en Borneo gelegen Leiden, 1707. 150 x 225mm.
Early eighteenth century map of Sumatra, Malacca and Western Borneo with a decorative vignette.
[Ref: 17794]    £380.00 ($480 • €422 rates)


BELLIN, Jacques-Nicolas. [18th century map of Sumatra, Malay Peninsula and Strait of Singapore]
Carte de l'Isle de Sumatra... Germany, c.1755. 280 x 290mm. A fine and dark impression, wide margins.
A scarce German edition of a Bellin map of Sumatra, with the tip of the Malay Peninsula, centered on Singapore, Engraved by Schley
[Ref: 18975]    £280.00 ($354 • €311 rates)


SANTINI, P. [Indonesia]
Archipel des Indes Orientales, qui comprend les Isles du Sonde, Moluques et Philippines. Venice, 1778. Original colour. 490 x 605mm. Small rust spot in sea area.
Santini's version of Robert de Vaugondy's map of the East Indies, from the Philippines south to the northern coast of Australia.
[Ref: 9317]    £400.00 ($506 • €444 rates)


RABATTA, Augusto & BAILOU, Jean Baptist de. [An 18th century playing-card of Indonesia]
Isole Molucche degli Olandesi Isola Celebes la maggiore delle Molucche contiene gli appreso regni. Florence: Aniello Lamberti, 1779. Original colour. Sheet size 115 x 70mm.
A rare miniature map of Indonesia engraved by Lamberti for the 'Minchiate', the Florentine version of the Tarot, which had each card marked with an arcane symbol. The full set was published in Augusto Da Rabatta and Jean Baptiste De Baillou's pocket atlas 'Nuovo Atlante Generale'. Information on the map is minimal, but an extensive key gives the names of the various regions.
[Ref: 13008]    £420.00 ($531 • €467 rates)


RABATTA, Augusto & BAILOU, Jean Baptist de. [An 18th century playing-card of Borneo & Sumatra]
Isole della Sonda anticamente Sindae dei propri Rè. Florence: Aniello Lamberti, 1779. Original colour. Sheet size 115 x 70mm.
A rare miniature map of Borneo and Sumatra engraved by Lamberti for the 'Minchiate', the Florentine version of the Tarot, which had each card marked with an arcane symbol. The full set was published in Augusto Da Rabatta and Jean Baptiste De Baillou's pocket atlas 'Nuovo Atlante Generale'. Information on the map is minimal, but an extensive key gives the names of the various regions.
[Ref: 13010]    £700.00 ($885 • €778 rates)


BRION DE LA TOUR, Louis. [Sumatra]
Premier Carte des Isles de la Sonde. Paris, c.1780. Coloured. 250 x 355mm.
Sumatra, with Singapore marked, from the 'Histoire Universel'.
[Ref: 7346]    £200.00 ($253 • €222 rates)


HEATHER, William. [Sea chart of the smaller Indonesian islands]
A New Chart of the Eastern Straits to China Drawn from the Best Authorities by Wm. Heather. 1800. London: Heather. 1800. Sheet 650 x 925mm. Trimmed into printed border at top.
A working sea-chart of the smaller Indonesian islands, divided into two: the upper section covers the Banda Sea, with Sera, and Buru; the lower section shows the Lesser Sunda Islands, including Bali and Flores. Heather specialised in supplying charts to the merchant trade, operating from the Navigation Warehouse at 157 Leadenhall Street, at 'The Sign of the Little Midshipman', a ship's figurehead suspended outside. The premises were immortalised by Charles Dicken's 1846 novel 'Dombey and Son' as the shop kept by Sol Gils: the 'Little Midshipman' was illustrated in the book.
[Ref: 11977]    £1,200.00 ($1,517 • €1,333 rates)


Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. [Detailed map of the East Indies]
Eastern Islands or Malay Archipelago. London, Baldwin & Craddock, 1836. Original outline Colour. Steel engraving, 315 x 405mm.
Indo-China, the Malay Peninsula marking Singapore, the Philippines, Sumatra, Java & Borneo.
[Ref: 17155]    £160.00 ($202 • €178 rates)


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