Auction 108, Lot 558

"De Land-Reyes, door Benedictus Goes, van Lahor gedaan, door Tartaryen na China", Aa, Pieter van der

Subject: India

Period: 1706 (published)

Publication: Naauwkeurge versameling der gedenkwaardigste zee- en land-reysen

Color: Black & White

Size:
9 x 5.8 inches
22.9 x 14.7 cm

Unusual map covering the region of northeastern India, Nepal, Bhutan, Assam and Bangladesh. At center is the imaginary Chiamaeus Lacus with four huge rivers flowing south into Bangladesh and Burma. Decorated with a pictorial title cartouche of a council in a large tent.

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Condition: A

Light toning.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/29/2004

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