Auction 113, Lot 747

"Indiae Orientalis et Insularum Adiacentium", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: South East Asia

Period: 1729 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
10.5 x 8.5 inches
26.7 x 21.6 cm

Delightful copper engraved map of the region from India to the Philippines and south to include all of Indonesia. In China there are three large spurious lakes and a confused river system. The decorative title cartouche includes an elephant and a man with a tamed leopard.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $190

Closed on 12/7/2005

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