"Carte des Environs de Batavia Avec la Vue de cette Ville", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Jakarta, Indonesia
Period: 1750 (dated)
Publication: Histoire Generale des Voyages
Color: Hand Color
11.2 x 8 inches
28.4 x 20.3 cm
Handsome plan of the city of Jakarta and surrounding countryside. Engraved view, as seen from the sea, spans the top of the chart. Decorative title cartouche and compass rose complete the composition that was engraved by Dheulland.
Sharp impression with some faint stains. Narrow side margins with a binding trim at lower right, as issued.