Navigation
Cart$0.00

Antique Map Banda Islands by Janssonius (1652) – SOLD

Return to Previous Page
Description

Product Description

Antique Map Banda Islands by Janssonius titled ‘INSVLARVM BANDANENSIVM Noviffima delineatio AMSTELODAMI Apud Ioan Ianfsonium’.

A rare and beautiful mid-17th century  sea chart of the Banda Islands in the South Moluccas, the only source of nutmeg and mace in the world up to the end of the 18th century, by the famous Dutch cartographer Jan Jansson often referred to by his Latinized name, Ioan Ioanssonium (1588 – 1664) and published in Amsterdam in the Dutch edition of his five-volume sea atlas Atlantis Majoris Quinta Pars Orbem Maritimum in 1652. The map was engraved by Jan van Loon (c.1611/14 – 1686) of Amsterdam.

Very good condition apart from some staining in the paper of the right-hand margin that is only on a light table; measures 441 x 528 mm.

Purchase Code: M1568

SOLD

Product Enquiry

Product Enquiry

Related Products

Javaansch Dorp by Kleynenberg (c.1912)

No. 22. Javaansch Dorp (West-Java). Antique print depicting a Javanese Village (West Java). This photograph, depicting the Dutch East Indies, was originally published as part of an information series for school children. It consisted of 170...

Regent met zijn Hoofden by Kleynenberg (c.1912)

No. 16 Javanen. Regent met zijn Hoofden (Oost-Java). Antique print depicting a Javanese Regent with his chiefs (East Java). This photograph, depicting the Dutch East Indies, was originally published as part of an information series for...

Theepluksters by Kleynenberg (c.1912)

No. 35 Theepluksters. Antique print depicting Tea Harvesters on Java.  Tea was an important export commodity of the Dutch colonial empire. In West Java’s rolling Preanger region, tea was harvested from large plantations at altitudes...

Suikerfabriek van binnen by Kleynenberg (c.1912)

No 42. Suikerfabriek van binnen. Antique print depicting a Sugarcane factory interior. This photograph, depicting the Dutch East Indies, was originally published as part of an information series for school children. It consisted of 170 educational prints...

De Vulkanen van de Tengger by Kleynenberg (c.1912)

No. 10 De Vulkanen van de Tengger (Oost-Java). Antique print depicting the volcanoes of Tengger (East Java). This photograph, depicting the Dutch East Indies, was originally published as part of an information series for school children....

Bibit kap- en sorteerloods by Kleynenberg (c.1912)

No 39. Bibit kap- en sorteerloods. Antique print depicting a Bibit (rice plant) cutting and sorting warehouse. This photograph depicting the Dutch East Indies was originally published as part of an information series for school children....

Regenten met hunne Gemalinnen by Kleynenberg (c.1912)

No. 15 Soendaneezen. Regenten met hunne gemalinnen (West-Java). Antique print depicting Java Sundanese Regents with their wives (West Java). This photograph, depicting the Dutch East Indies, was originally published as part of an information series for school...

Het afleveren van den Theepluk by Kleynenberg (c.1912)

No. 36 Het Afleveren van den Theepluk. Antique print depicting the delivery of the tea harvest. This photograph, depicting the Dutch East Indies, was originally published as part of an information series for school children....

Kratermeren van de Diëng by Kleynenberg (c.1912)

No. 7 Kratermeren van de Diëng (Midden-Java). De dubbelkrater van de Tangkoeban Prahoe (West-Java). Antique print depicting Crater lakes of the Dieng (Central Java)  and the double crater of the Tangkoeban Prahoe (West Java). This photograph, depicting the...

Karbouwenkarren (Java) by Kleynenberg (c.1912)

No. 38. Karbouwenkarren (Java). Antique print depicting Buffalo carts (Java). This photograph, depicting the Dutch East Indies, was originally published as part of an information series for school children. It consisted of 170 educational prints and covered a...
Back to top