Map of Southeast Asia and the Philippines – Jansson (1630)

$2.500,00

Important early map of Southeast Asia and the Philippines as well as a landmark map in the mapping of Australia, first published by Jan Jansson in 1630.

Description

Antique maps titled ‘Indiae Orientalis Nova Descriptio’.

Important early map of Southeast Asia and the Philippines as well as a landmark map in the mapping of Australia, first published by Jan Jansson in 1630.

The detail in the Philippines and Southeast Asia is excellent for the period.

The map is perhaps most important as the only Dutch printed map showing the 1606 discoveries of Willem Jansz, who in the Duyfken, is attributed as making the first recorded European discovery in Australia on Cape York Peninsula.

Artists and Engravers:  Made by ‘Jan Jansson’ , published in 1630.

  • Date: 1630
  • Technic: Engraving / etching on hand laid paper.
  • Overall size: 30,4 x 26 inch  (in frame)
  • Image size: 21 x 16,8 inch
  • Condition: Very good, given age. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling.
  • Purchase code: MC070
  • Price in IDR : 35,000,000