Catalog Archive
Auction 102, Lot 468

"Charte von Ost-Indien Nach den besten Hutfsmittelnverfast", Dirwaldt, Joseph

Subject: South Asia

Period: 1816 (published)

Publication: Allgemeiner hand-atlas

Color: Black & White

17.5 x 12.8 inches
44.5 x 32.5 cm

Well engraved map extending from west of Hyperbad to include all of Indo-China, Hainan Island, and most of Sumatra. Engraved by Tranquillo Mollo, who collaborated with several French and English mapmakers and published Dirwald's atlas. This work rarely appears on the market.


Condition: B

Crisp impression. Close trimmed nearly to neatline, as issued. At upper right is old manuscript labeling rivers in very fine hand.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Closed on 3/5/2003