INDEX

Sri Lanka

Early woodblock map of Sri Lanka

BORDONE, Benedetto.

Taprobana.
Venice, c.1534. Woodcut, image size 195 x 150mm, set in a page of Italian text.

Stock ID : 18201

£425

16th century map of Taprobana

MAGINI, Giovanni Antonio.

Tabula Asiae XII.
Venice: Heirs of Simon Galignani, 1596, First edition. 135 x 180mm.

Stock ID : 18783

£250

Sri Lanka from the first English Edition of the 'Atlas Minor'

HONDIUS, Jodocus.

Ceilan Insula.
London: Michael Sparke and Samuel Cartwright, 1635. Coloured. 150 x 195mm, set in English letterpress.

Stock ID : 22398

£220

A large and colourful map of Sri Lanka

VISSCHER, Nicolas.

Insula Ceilon olim Taprobana Incolis Tenarisin et Lankawn exactissime delineata...
Amsterdam, c.1680. Original colour. 500 x 595mm.

Stock ID : 22571

£1,000

An 17th century map of Sri Lanka

ROTHGIESSER, Andres Lorensen.

Ceilon olim Taprobana.
Hamburg, 1969. Coloured. 115 x 145mm, set in letterpress text.

Stock ID : 21644

£240

A fine example of this 17th century Dutch sea chart of Sri Lanka

KEULEN, Johannes van.

Pascaert van't Eylandt Ceylon, Voordesen Taprobana; by de Inwoonders genaemt Lankaun.
Amsterdam, Gerard van Keulen, c.1710. Original colour. 515 x 600mm, with wide margins.

Stock ID : 21873

£2,200

Early 18th century map of Sri Lanka

DELISLE, Guillaume.

Carte de l'Isle de Ceylan Par le Sr. De L'Isle Premier Geographe du Roy, de l'Academie Royale des Sciences 1722.
Paris, 1722. Coloured. 650 x 370mm.

Stock ID : 19606

£700

18th century map of Sri Lanka in fine original colour

SEUTTER, Matthäus.

Ceylon olim Taprobana incolis Tenarisin et Lekawn dicta maxima et simul ditissima Maris Indici Insula...
Augsburg, c.1730. Original colour. 505 x 590mm.

Stock ID : 22407

£980

A Dutch edition of de l'Isle's map of Sri Lanka

DELISLE, Guillaume.

Carte de l'Isle de Ceylan.
Amsterdam, Covens & Mortier, c.1730. Original colour. 500 x 580mm.

Stock ID : 21874

£650

A scarce map of Sri Lanka in full original colour.

DE RAM, Johannes.

Insula Ceilon et Madura Exactsissime delineata et nuperrime edita per R & J Ottens.
Amsterdam: R. & J. Ottens, c.1730. Very fine original colour. 510 x 590mm.

Stock ID : 22572

£980

Eighteenth century map of Sri Lanka

TIRION, Isaak.

Nieuwe kaart van 't eiland Ceilon.
Amsterdam, c. 1750. Fine original colour. 295 x 380mm, with wide margins.

Stock ID : 22581

£300

A scarce plan of the Dutch city of Jaffna

BELLIN, Jacques-Nicolas.

Plan de la Ville et Fort de Jaffa Nepatan.
Paris, 1764. 230 x 180mm, with good margins.

Stock ID : 20758

£120

18th century chart of Trincomalee

APRÈS DE MANNEVILLETTE, Jean Baptiste d'.

Carte de la Baye et du Port de Trinquemalay dans L'Isle de Ceylan.
Paris, c.1775. 510 x 690mm.

Stock ID : 17489

£600

A mid-19th century map of Sri Lanka decorated with vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Ceylon.
London, c.1851. Steel engraving with original outline colour. Printed area 340 x 260mm.

Stock ID : 21609

£180

A vivid advertising poster for Sri Lanka and its tea

GILL, Leslie MacDonald.

Ceylon: her Tea & other industries.
London: The Tea Bureau, c.1940. Colour lithographic map. Sheet 755 x 480mm.

Stock ID : 22522

£2,000