Catalog Archive

Auction 123, Lot 734

"Les Isles Philippines, celle de Formose, le Sud de la Chine, les Royaumes de Tunkin, de Cochinchine, de Camboge, de Siam, des Laos; avec Partie de Ceux de Pegu et d'Ava", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Southeast Asia, Philippines, Taiwan

Period: 1760 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12.5 x 8.3 inches
31.8 x 21.1 cm

Attractive copper engraved map covering Indochina, southern China, Taiwan and the Philippines. Two insets provide detail of Guam and the Mariana Islands. Trade winds are shown with arrows and the months in which the winds are predominant.


Condition: A

Lovely impression and color on a sheet with some faint marginal toning and hinge remnants.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 2/20/2008