Catalog Archive
Auction 100, Lot 410

"Robert Covertes Swers-Reysen na gelede Schipbreukvan Cambaya te Land door Opper Indie Persien en Arabie tot in Mogol Gedaan", Aa, Pieter van der

Subject: South Asia and Arabia

Period: 1730 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

9.2 x 6 inches
23.4 x 15.2 cm

Map covering from the eastern Mediterranean through most of India. It illustrates the travels of Robert Coverte with a pictorial cartouche featuring the expedition landing in lifeboats while their ship sinks in the background.

References: Tibbetts #186.

Condition: A

Faint spotting in margins, else very crisp and clean.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $200

Closed on 9/12/2002