Indonesia, Cambodja, Java, Sumatra, Borneo, Bali, Lombok, Golf van Thailand, Maleisië, Singapore; Jacques Nicolas Bellin - CARTE Des Isles de JAVA, SUMATRA, BORNEO & Les Détroits de la Sonde Malaca et Banca (...) - Ca 1750

Description
Indonesia, Cambodja, Java, Sumatra, Borneo, Bali, Lombok, Golf van Thailand, Maleisië, Singapore; Jacques Nicolas Bellin - CARTE Des Isles de JAVA, SUMATRA, BORNEO & Les Détroits de la Sonde Malaca et Banca (...) - Ca 1750
Hand-colored copper engraving from Indonesia

Folds are as issued. Wide margins. Verso blank. Lovely fresh paper.


Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 – 21 March 1772) was a leading French hydrographer and geographer. During his career of over 50 years he produced a large number of maps for, among others, the French Ministry of Navy.

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Indonesia
Geographical specification
Cambodja, Java, Sumatra, Borneo, Bali, Lombok, Golf van Thailand, Maleisië, Singapore
Map maker/ publisher
Jacques Nicolas Bellin
Map/ Book title
CARTE Des Isles de JAVA, SUMATRA, BORNEO & Les Détroits de la Sonde Malaca et Banca (...)
Period
Ca 1750
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Hand-colored copper engraving from Indonesia
Size of the largest image
25×29 cm
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