Auction 144, Lot 243

"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

Period: 1760 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
12.7 x 8.5 inches
32.3 x 21.6 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 marked with the months in which the winds are predominant.

References:

Condition: B+

Watermarked paper with some light offsetting, toning along centerfold, and two tiny wormholes in unengraved areas of map.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $60

Closed on 4/3/2013

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