Southeast Asia

  • 1570 - Abraham Ortelius

    Abraham Ortelius:  Indiae Orientalis Insularumque Adiacientium Typus

    Gielis van Diest, Antwerp, 1570

    Rare first edition, first state of Ortelius' striking map of Southeast Asia.Rare and important first edition of the beautiful Southeast Asia map of Abraham Ortelius. From the first 'modern'...

    Indiae Orientalis Insularumque Adiacientium Typus
    11762

    Antique map of Southeast Asia. Printed in Antwerp by Gielis van Diest in 1570.

    4 900,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Die Länder Asie nach ihrer gelegenheit bisz in India, werden in diser Tafel verzeichnet

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1540 (1574)

    The earliest printed map of the Asian Continent. Asia is shown from the Caspian Sea to the Pacific Ocean. In South East Asia the islands Java Major and Minor are named, also Borneo and the Moluccas...

    Die Länder Asie nach ihrer gelegenheit bisz in India, werden in diser...
    11323

    Coloured woodcut map of the Asian continent. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    1 450,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Von der Insel Giava

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early depiction of cannibalism in Southeast Asia. Verso a view of Pego. Transcription of the text to the right of the woodcut:In etlichen Stetten dieser Inseln frißt man Menschenfleisch,...

    Von der Insel Giava
    11533

    Woodcut of a historical scene. Cannibalism. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    50,00 €
  • 1587 - Abraham Ortelius

    Abraham Ortelius:  Chinae, olim Sinarum Regionis, nova descriptio. Auctore Ludovico Georgio.

    A. Ortelius, Antwerp, circa 1587

    Ortelius' Stunning Map of China with Old Colour.Old coloured map of China by Abraham Ortelius. The map is oriented to the west, north is on the right side. This is the first map of China ever...

    Chinae, olim Sinarum Regionis, nova descriptio. Auctore Ludovico Georgio.
    11521

    Old coloured map of China. Printed in Antwerp by A. Ortelius circa 1587.

    3 400,00 €
  • 1634 - Willem Janszoon Blaeu

    Willem Janszoon Blaeu:  China Veteribus Sinarum Regio nunc Incolis Tame dicta

    J. Blaeu, Amsterdam, 1634

    Blaeu's first Map of China.Old coloured map of China by Willem Blaeu. China is outlined in green and bounded by the Great Wall in the north. Korea is still depicted as an island. The...

    China Veteribus Sinarum Regio nunc Incolis Tame dicta
    11508

    Old coloured map of China. Printed in Amsterdam by J. Blaeu in 1634.

    2 000,00 €
  • 1690 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Insularum Indiae Orientalis Nova Descriptio.

    G. Valk and P. Schenk, Amsterdam, 1630 (1690)

    Janssonius' map of Southeast Asia coloured by a contemporary hand. Re-issued by G. Valk and P. Schenk with modified title and signature. Decorated with three cartouches, two compass roses, ships...

    Insularum Indiae Orientalis Nova Descriptio.
    11276

    Old coloured map of Southeast Asia. Printed in Amsterdam by G. Valk and P. Schenk in 1690.

    1 600,00 €
  • 1696 - Nicolas de Fer

    Nicolas de Fer:  Plan de Batavia

    Fer, N., Paris, 1696

    Plan of Jakarta former Batavia the Dutch colonial capital in Indonesia by Nicolas de Fer. The title and key cartouche identifies 41 locations. From Les Forces de l'Europe .

    Plan de Batavia
    11266

    Antique map of Batavia, Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Printed in Paris by Fer, N. in 1696.

    150,00 €
  • 1696 - Vincenzo Maria Coronelli

    Vincenzo Maria Coronelli:  Isole dell'Indie diuise in Filippine, Molucche, e della Sonda

    Venice, 1696

    Coronelli's map of Southeast Asia with the northern part of Australia, centred around Borneo. Verso a smaller map (22x28cm) of the adjoining western region up to Ceylon with Malaysia at centre....

    Isole dell'Indie diuise in Filippine, Molucche, e della Sonda
    11472

    Antique map of Northern Australia, Borneo. Printed in Venice in the year 1696.

    1 650,00 €
  • 1700 - Johann Christoph Haffner

    Johann Christoph Haffner:  Odia in Siam

    Augsburg, circa 1700

    Attractive view of Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya in Thailand, Siam by J. C. Haffner. Shows the city of Ayutthaya at the Chao Phraya River. Below a legend of the important buildings and places.

    Odia in Siam
    11741

    Antique town view of Ayutthaya, Siam, Thailand. Printed in Augsburg circa 1700.

    390,00 €
  • 1710 - Johann Baptist Homann

    Johann Baptist Homann:  Belgii Pars Septentrionalis Communi Nomine vulgo Hollandia ... / Batavorum Coloniae Occidential...

    J. B. Homann, Nuremberg, circa 1710

    Original old coloured map of the Low Countries by JB Homann. With large inset maps of the Northeastern US from the Chesapeake to Massachusetts and Southeast Asia and additional vignette views of...

    Belgii Pars Septentrionalis Communi Nomine vulgo Hollandia ... /...
    11145

    Old coloured map of Jakarta, New York. Printed in Nuremberg by J. B. Homann circa 1710.

    490,00 €
  • 1710 - Johann Baptist Homann

    Johann Baptist Homann:  Belgii Pars Septentrionalis Communi Nomine vulgo Hollandia ... / Batavorum Coloniae Occidential...

    J. B. Homann, Nuremberg, circa 1710

    Original old coloured map of the Low Countries by JB Homann. With large inset maps of the Northeastern US from the Chesapeake to Massachusetts and Southeast Asia and additional vignette views of...

    Belgii Pars Septentrionalis Communi Nomine vulgo Hollandia ... /...
    11148

    Old coloured map of Jakarta, New York. Printed in Nuremberg by J. B. Homann circa 1710.

    390,00 €
  • 1710 - Valk & Schenk

    Valk & Schenk:  Sumatrae et Insularum Locorum que Nonnull Orum Cir-cumia Centium Tabula Noua

    P. Schenk and G. Valk, Amsterdam, circa 1710

    A very decorative, old coloured seachart of Sumatra with the southern part of Malaysia. Numerous place names including Palimbam (Palembang) and Atchem (Banda Aceh) at the coast line. Beautiful...

    Sumatrae et Insularum Locorum que Nonnull Orum Cir-cumia Centium Tabula...
    11192

    Old coloured map of Malaysia, Indonesia, Sumatra. Printed in Amsterdam by P. Schenk and G. Valk circa 1710.

    900,00 €
  • 1719 - Pieter van der Aa

    Pieter van der Aa:  La Ville d'Amboine. Capitale des Iles Molucques.

    Amsterdam, 1719

    Attractive view of Ambon (Moluccas) by Pierre van der Aa. Shows the capital of Ambon Island with several ships in foreground during the the Dutch golden age in Indonesia with the Dutch East India...

    La Ville d'Amboine. Capitale des Iles Molucques.
    11270

    Vintage view of Ambon Island of the Moluccas in Indonesia. Published in Amsterdam in 1719.

    380,00 €
  • 1726 - Joseph Stöcklein

    Joseph Stöcklein:  Die Insel Formosa neü abgemessen auf Befehl Kaysers Kamhi

    Augsburg, 1726-36

    Very rare and early map of Taiwan (Formosa) with the Penghu or Pescadores Islands and the coast line of Fujian, a part of the Chinese mainland. The map was published in Der Neue Welt Bott , a...

    Die Insel Formosa neü abgemessen auf Befehl Kaysers Kamhi
    11701

    Antique map of Formosa, Taiwan. Printed in Augsburg in the year 1726.

    1 100,00 €
  • 1747 - Emanuel Bowen

    Emanuel Bowen:  A New and Accurate Map of the Empire of the Great Mogul, ...

    E. Bowen, London, 1747

    Bowen's map of Mogul empire. Showing the area between India and Borneo with Bangladesh, Burma, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Malaysia and Singapore. From 'A Complete System of Geography' ....

    A New and Accurate Map of the Empire of the Great Mogul, ...
    11288

    Antique map of Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Sumatra. Printed in London by E. Bowen in 1747.

    320,00 €
  • 1750 - Jakob van der Schley

    Jakob van der Schley:  Amboine

    Amsterdam, circa 1750

    Attractive view of Ambon (Moluccas) by Jacob van der Schley. Shows the capital of Ambon Island with several shipsin foreground during the the Dutch golden age in Indonesia with the Dutch East India...

    Amboine
    11260

    Vintage view of Ambon Island of the Moluccas in Indonesia. Published in Amsterdam around 1750.

    170,00 €
  • 1760 - Jakob van der Schley

    Jakob van der Schley:  Vue de l' Isle Onrust / Gezigt van't Eiland Onrust.

    Amsterdam, circa 1760

    A view of the V.O.C. wharf on the island of Onrust, located near Jakarta.

    Vue de l' Isle Onrust / Gezigt van't Eiland Onrust.
    11262

    Vintage view of the wharf of V.O.C. near Jakarta in Indonesia. Published in Amsterdam around 1750.

    85,00 €
  • 1541 - Laurent Fries

    Laurent Fries:  Tabula noua Indiae orientalis & meridionalis.

    G. Trechsel, Vienne, 1541

    Handcoloured trapezoidal woodcut map of Southeast Asia. From the 1541 Vienne edition of Ptolemy's Geographia edited by M. Servetus and published by Gaspar Trechsel. 'This is the first printed...

    Tabula noua Indiae orientalis & meridionalis.
    10855

    Coloured woodcut map of Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia. Printed in Vienne by G. Trechsel in 1541.

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  • 1606 - Gerard Mercator

    Gerard Mercator:  India Orientalis

    H. Hondius, Amsterdam, circa 1606

    Beautiful coloured map of India, the Malay Peninsula, China and the Philippines, Thailand and Cambodia and parts of Sumatra with Borneo from a French edition of the Mercator-Hondius Atlas. With two...

    India Orientalis
    10687

    Coloured map of the Philippines, Thailand, China, India. Printed in Amsterdam by H. Hondius circa 1606.

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  • 1697 - Vincenzo Maria Coronelli

    Vincenzo Maria Coronelli:  [Asia]

    Venice, 1697

    Important Asia map of V.M. Coronelli showing southeast Asia with Australia and Japan. Many discoveries around and in Australia are described with dates, place and discoverer. The map was concept as...

    [Asia]
    10880

    Coloured map of Australia, Japan, Southeast Asia. Printed in Venice in the year 1697.

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  • 1719 - Pieter van der Aa

    Pieter van der Aa:  La Ville de Palimbang dans l'Ile de Sumatra.

    Leyden, 1719

    A very decorative, impressive engraving of Palembang in Sumatra. Two views on one sheet. In the upper part the overall view with a sea battle in the foreground. Below the burning city.

    La Ville de Palimbang dans l'Ile de Sumatra.
    11264

    Antique town view of Palembang, Sumatra, Indonesia. Printed in Leyden in the year 1719.

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  • 1720 - Pieter van der Aa

    Pieter van der Aa:  L'Ile de Formosa, ou sont exactement marquez les bancs de sables, rochers et brasses d'eau, le...

    P. van der Aa, Leyden, circa 1720

    A rare sea chart showing the southwest part of Taiwan (Formosa) together with the Penghu Islands (Pescadores). Oriented to the east.From Galerie Agréable du Monde , a sixty-six volume atlas...

    L'Ile de Formosa, ou sont exactement marquez les bancs de sables,...
    11480

    Coloured sea chart of Formosa, Taiwan. Printed in Leyden by P. van der Aa circa 1720.

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  • 1730 - Pieter van der Aa

    Pieter van der Aa:  Plan de la Ville et du Chateau de Batavia en l'Isle de Iava / Ware affbeeldinge wegens het...

    Leyden, 1730

    Detailed East oriented plan of Jakarta former Batavia on Java / Indonesia. With birdeye view from sea side, various ships and a lion. Two inset keys with detailed description of the buildings.

    Plan de la Ville et du Chateau de Batavia en l'Isle de Iava / Ware...
    10148

    Antique town view of Batavia, Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Printed in Leyden in the year 1730.

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  • 1730 - George Matthäus Seutter

    George Matthäus Seutter:  India Orientalis, cum Adjacentibus Insulis Nova Delineatione ob Oculos Posita

    Augsburg, circa 1730

    Beautiful map of Southeast Asia by M. Seutter. With a stunning cartouche and a compass rose. First edition, without the privilege but with the name of the engraver Andreas Silbereisen.

    India Orientalis, cum Adjacentibus Insulis Nova Delineatione ob Oculos...
    11695

    Old coloured map of Southeast Asia. Printed in Augsburg circa 1730.

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