"Route Exacte de Gamron a Batavia et De Batavia a Gamron", Bruyn, Cornelius de
Subject: South Asia
Period: 1718 (published)
Publication: Voyages Par Le Muscovie, En Perse, Et Aux Indes Orientales
Color: Black & White
12 x 9.3 inches
30.5 x 23.6 cm
De Bruyn, a Dutch artist, began his epic journey to Moscow, Persia and the East Indies in 1701 at the age of 50. He spent most of 1703-04 in Persia and then traveled to Java in 1706. This map depicts his route from Gamron (modern Bandar Abas) to Batavia (Jakarta). Finely engraved with a decorative title cartouche and compass rose printed on fine paper with an elaborate watermark.
Very faint offsetting, else very fine with huge margins.