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  ASIA 
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CHÂTELAIN, Henri Abraham. [Southern India]
Carte Nouvelle Des Terres De Cucan, De Canara, De Malabar, De Madura, Et De Coromandel... Amsterdam, 1720, 380 x 440mm
India south of Goa, from Chatelain's 'Atlas Historique et Méthodique', with three text boxes giving particulars of the region and its divisions. Interior details include the Western Ghats and wild animals among the forests and hills. After a map by H.Reland (1676-1718) a Utrecht professor who specialised in Asian languages, geography and religions.
[Ref: 14840]    £250.00 ($336 • €284 rates)


BOUCHET, Jean-Venant. [Map of Southern India]
Sud-Theil von Indien Herwerts des Ganges Autore R.P. Ioan Venantio Buichet e. Soc. Iesu. Graz: c. 1728. Uncoloured. 220 x 240mm. A fine example with wide margins.
A scarce map of Southern India, one of the earliest printed maps to accurately show detials of the inland areas of Southern Deccan. Based on the explorations of the French Jesuit Father Jean-Venant Bouchet (1655-1732). Printed in Graz, Austria as part of Allerhand so lehr-als geist-reiche Brief, Schrifften und Reis-Beschreibungen, a book on Jesuit discoveries, edited by Josef Stocklein.
[Ref: 15624]    £340.00 ($457 • €386 rates)


SEUTTER, Matthäus. [18th century map of the Mogol Empire]
Imperii Magni Mogolis sive Indici Padschach. Augsburg, c.1730. Bright original colour. 505 x 575mm. Narrow top margin.
A map of the empire of the Great Mogol, covering northern India up to Kandahar and Kabul, with Bengal and parts of Burma. The two illustrated cartouches (for title and scale) and the vignette ship show the quality of the impression.
[Ref: 16830]    £800.00 ($1,076 • €909 rates)


DE L'ISLE, Guillaume. [Southern India]
Carte des Côtes de Malabar et de Coromandel. Amsterdam, Covens & Mortier, c.1740. Original colour. 470 x 585mm.
An attractive and detailed map of Southern India, marking prominent geographical features, towns and cities.
[Ref: 7696]    £450.00 ($605 • €511 rates)


ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, Didier. [18th century map of India]
Indoustan ou Etats du Mogol. Paris, 1749. Coloured. 220 x 175mm.
A French map of the southern part of India, Sri Lanka and neighbouring islands. From Robert De Vaugondy's Atlas Portatif.
[Ref: 14830]    £110.00 ($148 • €125 rates)


BELLIN, Jacques-Nicolas. [French chart of the environs of Mumbai]
Plan de Bombay et ses Environs... Paris, c.1760. Coloured. 230 x 180mm.
Map of Bombay (or Mumbai), India by Bellin. Shows the peninsula of Bombay as it was in the 1700s, divided into small islands including Salcet, Bombay and the Isle of the Jesuits. The fort and city of Bombay are depicted at the southern tip of the Island.
[Ref: 16530]    £285.00 ($383 • €324 rates)


RASPE, Gabriel Nikolaus. [Plan of the French fortress of Puducherry]
Grundriss des Französischen Haupt=Corntoirs Pondicheri in Ost-Indian, auf der Kuste von Coromandel. Nuremberg, Raspe, c.1760. Original colour. 230 x 370mm.
A scarce plan of the French fortress of Pondicherry (Puducherry), published in Raspe's 'Schau Platz des gegenwaertigen Kriegs' (Plates illustrating the Current Wars). Founded in 1674 and becoming the main French settlement in India, it became a target for the British during the Seven Years' War. Early in 1761 the British captured it but returned it under the terms of the 'Treaty of Paris', 1763.
[Ref: 14461]    £400.00 ($538 • €454 rates)


RABATTA, Augusto & BAILOU, Jean Baptist de. [An 18th century playing-card of India]
Penisola di qua dal Gange anticamante India intra Gangem di più re. Florence: Aniello Lamberti, 1779. Original colour. Sheet size 110 x 70mm.
A rare miniature map of India, 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: 12984]    £680.00 ($915 • €772 rates)


RABATTA, Augusto & BAILOU, Jean Baptist de. [An 18th century playing-card of Indonesia]
Governo Dispotico. Imperio del Mogol anticamente India Vera. Florence: Aniello Lamberti, 1779. Original colour. Sheet size 115 x 70mm.
A rare miniature map of the Mogol Empire 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: 13009]    £425.00 ($572 • €483 rates)


DE L'ISLE, Guillaume. [Map of Southern India]
Carte des Côtes de Malabar et de Coromandel. Paris, Dezauche & Buache, 1780. Original colour with additions. 460 x 600mm.
An attractive and detailed antique map of Southern India, marking prominent geographical features, towns and cities.
[Ref: 12382]    £400.00 ($538 • €454 rates)


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