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A New & Accurate Map of Asia – Bowen (1779)

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Description: Antique map titled ‘A New & Accurate Map of Asia, drawn from the most approved Modern Maps & Charts’. Detailed map of Asia from Saudi Arabia, Persia, Russia, India, China, Japan to Southeast Asia showing Australia as New Holland. This map originates from ‘A new and complete system of geograph’ by C. Middleton.

Artists and Engravers: Thomas Bowen was an English engraver of charts. He was the son of Emanuel Bowen (1693/4–1767), map engraver to George II and Louis XV.

  • Date: 1779
  • Overall size: 44.5 x 35 cm.
  • Image size: 41 x 32 cm.
  • Condition: Very good, please study image carefully.

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