Antique Map of the Coast of Southwest Asia by Kitchin (c.1770)



Description: Antique map titled ‘Chart of the Coast of Persia, Malabar & c’. Antique map of the coast of Southwest Asia. It shows the Maldives and part of Persia and India. Published for the ‘London Magazine’.


Artists and Engravers: Thomas Kitchin (or Thomas Kitchen (1718 – 1784) was an English engraver and cartographer, who became hydrographer to the king. He was also an author, who wrote about the history of the West Indies.

  • Date: c.1770
  • Overall size: 20.5 x 25 cm.
  • Image size: 18 x 23 cm.
  • Condition: Fair, age-related toning. Repair on large tear near ‘Bombay’. Blank verso, please study image carefully.
  • Purchase code: JAK-877
  • Price: 112,5 Euro / 132,5 USD / 1.910.000 IDR