Navigation
Cart$0.00

Asia / L’ASIE (Jan Barend Elwe) – 1792.

Return to Previous Page
Description

Product Description

Asia / L’ASIE (Jan Barend Elwe) – 1792.

L’ASIE/DIVIsée en ses/EMPIRES, ROYAUMES,/ET ETATS./Corrigée &/Rectificé/A AMSTERDAM/Chés L.B. ELWE/MDCCXCII

An attractive late 18th century map of Asia from the East African coast in the west to Papua-New Guinea in the east in original colour by the Amsterdam bookseller and publisher J.B. (Jan Barend) Elwe (fl. 1785-1809) and published in Atlas in 1792. Elwe’s contribution to atlas production was slight; all he did was to print a number of maps from old plates, with some originating from the Ottens, after deleting their name and adding his address. However, his four-sheet map of Indian and South-east Asia including the East Indian Islands provides a very large, attractive and relatively rare coloured map of the region. These four maps were published in the same Atlas as this map of Asia.

Good condition apart from some professional repair work along the centerfold and a small late 19th century ma of Thailand pasted onto the verso.

Measures 46.8 x 58.2 cm, (plate).

Purchase code: M1048/ATAA

Price: 1500 USD.

Product Enquiry

Product Enquiry

Related Products

Asia L’ASIE de L’Isle c. 1721

Asia L’ASIE de L’Isle c. 1721 L’ASIE/divisée en ses Principales Regions,/et ou se peuvent voir l’estendue des/EMPIRES MONARCHIES, ROYAUMES,. ET ESTATS/qui partagent presentement L’ASIE./Recueilli de divers Memoires, et sur les Relations les plus Nouvelles/Par G....

Asia L’ASIE De L’Isle c 1702

Asia L’ASIE De L’Isle c 1702 L’ASIE/Dressée sur les Observations de l’Academie/Royale des Sciences et quelques autres, et sur/les memoires les plus recens./Par G. de l’Ifle Geographe./A PARIS/Chéz l’Auteur sur le Quai de l Horologe...

Ile de Baly (Bali) ou petite Java

Ile de Baly ou petite Java An attractive mid-18th black and white map of Bali showing, with a numeric key, the palaces of the King. The map is based on a much earlier map of...

KAART VAN HET EYLAND BALI, C.1724

KAART VAN HET EYLAND BALI, C.1724 KAART VAN HET EYLAND BALI. J. VAN BRAAM G. Onder de LINDEN, exc: Cum Privil One of the few large-scale maps of the island of Bali by Francois Valentyn...

Asia ASIAE NOVA Hondius c.1619

Asia ASIAE NOVA Hondius c.1619 ASIAE NOVA Descriptio Auctore Jodoco Hondio A very attractive early 17th century map of Asia, By the famous 17th century Dutch cartographer Jodocus Hondius (1563 – 1612) from the Atlas...

Zeeland by F. de Wit, 1730

Zeeland by F. de Wit, 1730 Comitatus Zelandiae Tabula; a beautiful map of Zeeland detailing the islands of Walcheren, Beveland en Schouwen within the Schelde estuary. The map illustrates the topography, roads, town and fortified cities,...

The Netherlands by T.C. Lotter

The Netherlands by T.C. Lotter “Belgica Foederata complectens Septem Provincias, Ducatum Geldriae, (…).” A beautiful map of the Netherlands. Copper engraved hand-colored map of the seven provinces, now the Netherlands. Stunning large cartouche with the...

Old Batavia city plan by Montanus ~ SOLD

Old Batavia city plan by Montanus Plan de la Ville et du Chateau de BATAVIA en l’Isle de Iava. 1679./Ware affbeeldinge wegens het Casteel ende Stadt BATAVIA/gelengen opt groot eylant JAVA Anno 1679. A very...

Asia L’Asie Nicoles Sanson c 1652

Asia L’Asie Nicoles Sanson c 1652 L’Asie par N. Sanson d’ Abbevilles/Geographe ord. Re du Roy. An attractive and rare mid-17th century small map of Asia in original colour by Nicoles Sanson d’Abbeville (1600 -67),...

ASIA ACCURATE IN IMPERIA

ASIA ACCURATE IN IMPERIA REGNA STATUS & POPULOS DIVISA AD USUM LUDOVICI XV GALLIARUM REGIS. Early to mid-18th century map of Asia in outline colour by Guillaume De L’Isle (1675-1726), one of the most respected mapmakers...
Back to top