"Carte von den Gegenden um Batavia", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: East Indies - Indonesia
Period: 1750 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
11 x 7.8 inches
27.9 x 19.8 cm
Handsome plan of the city of Jakarta and surrounding countryside includes an engraved view, as seen from the sea, spanning the top of the chart. Decorative title cartouche and compass rose complete the composition.
Small worm hole infilled without loss of engraving, else near fine.