Auction 110, Lot 611

"Ocean Indien - Ile de Ceylan et ses Environs…", Robiquet, Aime

Subject: Sri Lanka

Period: 1863 (dated)


Color: Black & White

26.5 x 38 inches
67.3 x 96.5 cm

Large-scale, sea chart of Sri Lanka and the adjacent coast of India with inset maps of the harbors at Colombo and Galle. Detail is confined to the coastlines, and includes soundings, navigational hazards and lighthouses (colored in yellow).


Condition: B

General overall light soil with several pencil notations and course lines. Paper edges worn and chipped with two tears just touching neatlines, closed with archival tape.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $75

Closed on 3/2/2005