Auction 119, Lot 797

"Chine et Indes avec les Isles…", Brion de la Tour/Desnos

Subject: Southeast Asia

Period: 1786 (dated)

Publication: Geographie Moderne Historique et Politique

Color: Hand Color

10.3 x 9 inches
26.2 x 22.9 cm

Lovely map covering the region from India, through China and the Philippines and south to include all of Indonesia. It is decorated with a delicately engraved title cartouche. French text panels are pasted onto either side, as was customary with this atlas.


Condition: B

The map has a couple of spots of foxing. Hinge remnants on verso.

Estimate: $200 - $250


Closed on 5/9/2007