Navigation
Cart0,00

Antique Print of Makassar by Van der Aa (c.1725)

Return to Previous Page
Description

Description

Description: Antique print titled ‘Macasar, Capitale du Roiaume de même nom’. This rare print shows Makassar, the present capital of South Sulawesi, Indonesia. In the foreground several VOC ships. This print originates from the very scarse: ‘La galerie agreable du monde. Tome premier des Indes Orientales.’, published by P. van der Aa, Leyden, circa 1725. 

Artists and Engravers: Pieter van der Aa (Leiden 1659-1733) was a Dutch publisher best known for preparing maps and atlases. The Galerie Agreable contains plates and maps by the best Dutch engravers: Luiken, Goeree, Mulder, Stoopendaal, ao.

  • Date: c.1725
  • Overall size: 49 x 38 cm.
  • Image size: 35 x 27.5 cm.
  • Condition: Fair, age-related toning and occasional light staining from handling. Paper edge uncut and thus irregular. Original middle fold as issued. Paper loss in bottom left corner, not effecting image. Paper separation in lower middle fold, extending into image, backed, not very noticable. This sheet a bit more toned. Some folding near top middle fold from binding. Please study image carefully.

Related Products

Antique Map of Java and Batavia by Van den Bosch, ‘1818’

Antique map titled ‘Kaart van het Eiland Java’. A rare and attractive early 19th century Dutch map of Java with a large inset map of Batavia. One of 12 maps from ‘Atlas van Overzeesche bezittingen’...
1.330,00 Add to cart

Antique Map of Java by Bellin (c.1760)

Antique map of Java titled ‘Idée de l’isle de Java’. Well engraved and attractive chart of the island shows all principal harbors and coastal details, plus rivers, mountains and volcanoes, bays, the settlements and villages, and...
335,00 Add to cart

Antique Print Batavia Castle by Heijdt (1744)

Antique print Batavia Castle titled ‘Ein Prospect des Castels Batavia wie dasselbe sich auf der Brucke beij der Edlen Compagnie Stall ohneweit der Wacht Amsterdam praesentiret’.  View of Batavia castle from the bridge near the Company...
335,00 Add to cart

Antique Map of the East Indies by Moll ‘1745’

Antique map titled ‘A Chart of ye East-Indies. With the Coast of Persia, China also the Philipina, Moluca and Sunda Islands’. Detailed map of the Indian Ocean, Southeast Asia, China, Formosa, the Philippines and part...
965,00 Add to cart

Antique Map of Batavia by Salmon (1744)

Antique map of Batavia by Salmon titled ‘A Plan of the City and Castle of Batavia’. Plan of the city and fortifications of Jakarta, the capital of the Dutch East Indies. A detailed lettered key identifies the...
475,00 Add to cart

Antique Map of South-East Asia by Nolin and Coronelli (1742)

Antique Map of South-East Asia by Nolin and Coronelli titled ‘Royaume De Siam, avec Les Royaumes qui luy sont-Tributaries, et les Isles de Sumatra, Andemaon, etc. . . . 1742’. 1742 edition of this historically...

Antique Map Batavia by Van Krevelt (1780) – SOLD

Antique Map Batavia by Van Krevelt titled ‘PLAN der Stad en ‘t Kasteel BATAVIA. Aanwyzing der Stad en Kasteels Punten’. A very rare late 18th century detailed plan of Batavia in modern colour with an...

Antique Map of the East Indies by Wells, 1712

Antique map titled ‘A New Map of the East Indies’. Old map covering all of Southeast Asia from Persia to the Timor Island, inclusive of the modern day nations of India, Ceylon, Thailand, Burma (Myanmar),...
1.180,00 Add to cart

Antique Print of Chinese Graves by Perelaer (1888)

Antique print of Chinese graves in Batavia / Djakarta on Java, Indonesia. This print originates from ‘Het Kamerlid van Berkestein in Nederlandsch-Indië’ by M.T.H. Perelaer, published in Leiden. M.T.H. (Michel Theophile Hubert) Perelaer (Maastricht 1831 – Den...
115,00 Add to cart

Antique print of a Javanese priest by Hardouin (c.1873)

Antique print of a Javanese Priest titled ‘Een Javaansche Priester’ ( Ernest Hardouin ) Lithograph c.1873 Artist: Ernest Hardouin Published in: W.L. Ritter’s Java, Tooneelen uit het Leven, Karakterschetsen en Kleederdragten van Java’s Bewoners (...
Back to top