Antique Map of Batavia by Bellin (c.1751)



Antique map of Batavia titled ‘Grundriss von der Stadt und dem Schlosse Batavia’. Plan of the city and the castle of Batavia in the Dutch East Indies / Indonesia. This map originates from ‘Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande; oder Sammlung aller Reisebeschreibungen’ published by Arkstee and Merkus.

Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 – 21 March 1772) was born in Paris. He was hydrographer of France’s hydrographic office, member of the Académie de Marine and of the Royal Society of London. Over a 50 year career, he produced a large number of maps of particular interest to the Ministère de la Marine.

Condition: Very good, please study image carefully.
Overall size: 44,5 x 37 cm (including passe-partout)
Image size: 30,5 x 23 cm.

Purchase code : M1004

4.000.000,00 IDR (incl.passepartout)
250,00 Euro  (incl.passepartout)
280,00 USD  (incl.passepartout)

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