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Auction 156, Lot 687

"East India Isles", Thomson, John

Subject: East Indies - Indonesia

Period: 1814 (dated)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

23.3 x 19.5 inches
59.2 x 49.5 cm

This map of Southeast Asia extends from Hainan in southern China, east to Burma, south through Indonesia and east to the Pelew Islands and Papua New Guinea. Fine detail throughout, especially in the Philippines, including tiny islands, shoals and navigational hazards. Engraved by T. Clerk.


Condition: B+

Original outline color with light scattered foxing primarily along the centerfold and toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $120

Closed on 2/17/2016