Auction 108, Lot 586

"East India Isles", Thomson, John

Subject: Southeast Asia

Period: 1817 (published)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

20.6 x 17.2 inches
52.3 x 43.7 cm

Very fine map of Southeast Asia, extending from Hainan in southern China, east to Burma, south through Indonesia and east to the Pelew Islands and Papua New Guinea. Fine detail throughout, especially in the Philippines, including tiny islands, shoals and navigational hazards.


Condition: A

Fine impression and original color. Faint damp stain in blank margins.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 9/29/2004