Southeast Asia

  • Benedetto Bordone:  Ciampagu - Iava Maggiore [Japan and Borneo]

    Venice, 1528-1565

    The earliest Europe-printed map of Japan as an islandEarly and very important map of Japan by Benedetto Bordone. On verso a map of the Southeast Asia islands Java or Borneo (Java Majjiore),...

    Ciampagu - Iava Maggiore [Japan and Borneo]
    1528 - Benedetto Bordone
    12204

    Antique woodcut map of Japan. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    2 400,00 €
  • Benedetto Bordone:  Taprobana

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Rare woodcut map of Sri Lanka or Sumatra by Benedetto Bordone. Shows the island of Sri Lanka (former Ceylon) with a part of the mainland of India on top.From Libro di Benedetto Bordone... de...

    Taprobana
    1528 - Benedetto Bordone
    12207

    Antique woodcut map of Sumatra, Sri Lanka, Ceylon. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    490,00 €
  • Benedetto Bordone:  [Maidegascar, Zanzibar, Scorsia, Inebila, Imangla, Scilam, Dondina]

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Three rare woodcut maps by Benedetto Bordone on one sheet. The first shows Madagascar with Zanzibar and Mauritius. On verso a map of Scilam (Sri Lanka, Ceylon) and Dondina. Furthermore the mythical...

    [Maidegascar, Zanzibar, Scorsia, Inebila, Imangla, Scilam, Dondina]
    1528 - Benedetto Bordone
    12208

    Antique woodcut map of Sri Lanka, Madagascar. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    650,00 €
  • Benedetto Bordone:  [Java Minore]

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Rare woodcut map of Sumatra and Thailand by Benedetto Bordone. Showing the Southeast Asian island of Sumatra belonging to Indonesia, labeled iava minore . North is on the right side. Below a map...

    [Java Minore]
    1528 - Benedetto Bordone
    12209

    Antique woodcut map of Borneo, Thailand, Sumatra, Indonesia. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    590,00 €
  • Laurent Fries:  Tabu. moder. Indiae

    M. & G. Trechsel, Lyon, 1535

    Early and important woodcut map of Asia by Laurent Fries after Martin Waldseemüller. This woodcut map comes from the 1535 Lyon edition of Ptolemy's Geographia . One of the earliest representations...

    Tabu. moder. Indiae
    1535 - Laurent Fries
    11895

    Antique woodcut map of the Asian continent. Printed in Lyon by M. & G. Trechsel in 1535.

    1 600,00 €
  • Sebastian Münster:  Von Der Statt Und Dem Königreich Pego / Von der Insel Sumatra

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1550

    Small woodcut view of Bago in Myanmar (formerly Pego). On verso, a depiction of a nutmeg tree in Sumatra.From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, titled Cosmographey oder...

    Von Der Statt Und Dem Königreich Pego / Von der Insel Sumatra
    1550 - Sebastian Münster
    12595

    Antique woodcut town view of Bago, Myanmar. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1550.

    70,00 €
  • Tomaso Porcacchi:  Taprobana - Descrittione dell'Isola di Taprobana

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Sri Lanka or Sumatra. This finely-executed map shows the island of Sri Lanka (former Ceylon) with a part of the mainland of India to...

    Taprobana - Descrittione dell'Isola di Taprobana
    1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi
    12370

    Antique map of Sumatra, Sri Lanka, Ceylon. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    190,00 €
  • Tomaso Porcacchi:  Isole Molucche - Isole Molvcche - Descrittione dell'Isola Molucche

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of the East Indies and Indochina. This finely-executed map is one of the earliest obtainable maps of Southeast Asia and shows Malaysia,...

    Isole Molucche - Isole Molvcche - Descrittione dell'Isola Molucche
    1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi
    12373

    Antique map of Southeast Asia. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    890,00 €
  • Abraham Ortelius:  Asiae nova descriptio

    Anthonis Coppens van Diest, Antwerp, 1579

    Antique map of the Asian continent by Abraham Ortelius. Shows Asia from the Mediterranean to the Pacific. With the Arabian Peninsula, India, Thailand, China, Japan, Korea, Java, Borneo, Moluccas...

    Asiae nova descriptio
    1579 - Abraham Ortelius
    12563

    Coloured map of the Asian continent. Printed in Antwerp by Anthonis Coppens van Diest in 1579.

    1 500,00 €
  • 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.
    1587 - Abraham Ortelius
    11521

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

    3 400,00 €
  • Sebastian Münster:  Asia wie es jetziger zeit nach den fürnemesten Herrschafften abgetheilet und beschriben ist.

    Sebastian Petri, Basle, 1588

    First edition of the second map of Asia by Sebastian Münster. Shows Asia as a continent from Turkey to Southeast Asia and Japan. With a sea monster and a title cartouche. On verso the title with...

    Asia wie es jetziger zeit nach den fürnemesten Herrschafften abgetheilet...
    1588 - Sebastian Münster
    12428

    Original antique map of Asia. Printed in Basle by Sebastian Petri in 1588.

    690,00 €
  • Giovanni Antonio Magini:  India Orientalis

    Venice, circa 1596

    Antique map of Southeast Asia by G.A. Magini. Showing southeast Asia with India, China, Japan, Myanmar (Burma), Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia and Indonesia. To the northeast, the...

    India Orientalis
    1596 - Giovanni Antonio Magini
    12550

    Antique map of Southeast Asia. Printed in Venice circa 1596.

    360,00 €
  • Jodocus Hondius:  Asiae Nova Descriptio Auctore Jodoco Hondio

    H. Hondius, Amsterdam, 1613-19

    Beautiful antique map of the Asian continent by Jodocus Hondius. Shows Asia from the Mediterranean to the Pacific. With the Arabian Peninsula, India, Thailand, China, Japan, Korea as an island,...

    Asiae Nova Descriptio Auctore Jodoco Hondio
    1613 - Jodocus Hondius
    12560

    Coloured map of the Asian continent. Printed in Amsterdam by H. Hondius in 1613.

    1 500,00 €
  • 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.
    1630 - Johannes Janssonius
    11276

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

    1 600,00 €
  • 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
    1634 - Willem Janszoon Blaeu
    11508

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

    2 000,00 €
  • Johannes Janssonius:  Sinus Gangeticus, Vulgo Golfo De Bengala Nova descriptio.

    Johannes Janssonius, Amsterdam, 1650

    Rare and very decorative, old coloured sea chart of the Bay of Bengal by J. Janssonius. Shows the north-eastern part of the Indian Ocean with Sri Lanka, the east coast of India, Bangladesh,...

    Sinus Gangeticus, Vulgo Golfo De Bengala Nova descriptio.
    1650 - Johannes Janssonius
    11915

    Old coloured sea chart of the Gulf of Bengal. Printed in Amsterdam by Johannes Janssonius in 1650.

    650,00 €
  • 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
    1696 - Nicolas de Fer
    11266

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

    150,00 €
  • 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
    1696 - Vincenzo Maria Coronelli
    11472

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

    1 650,00 €
  • 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...
    1710 - Valk & Schenk
    11192

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

    900,00 €
  • 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.
    1719 - Pieter van der Aa
    11270

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

    380,00 €
  • 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
    1726 - Joseph Stöcklein
    11701

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

    1 100,00 €
  • 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
    1750 - Jakob van der Schley
    11260

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

    170,00 €
  • 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.
    1760 - Jakob van der Schley
    11262

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

    85,00 €
  • 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...
    1540 - Sebastian Münster
    11323

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

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