Auction 126, Lot 721

"Carte des Indes en de ca et au dela du Gange, avec les Isles de la Sonde, Borneo, les Moluques et les Philippines: Partie Occidentale", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Southern Asia

Period: 1781 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Portatif

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.4 x 12.5 inches
21.3 x 31.8 cm

Beautifully engraved map which covers today's India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Burma, and Thailand with portions of Malaysia and Sumatra. The Maldives are at extreme left. Rectangular title cartouche has an amazing nine distance scales.

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Condition: A+

Early, bright impression on thick paper with full margins.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $110

Closed on 12/3/2008

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