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India, China, Southeast Asia. Willem Janszoon Blaeu (1571-1638) India quae Orientalis dicitur, et Insulae Adiacentes.

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2865B
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$523$425

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Books & Manuscripts - 2865B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2015 11:00AM

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India, China, Southeast Asia. Willem Janszoon Blaeu (1571-1638) India quae Orientalis dicitur, et Insulae Adiacentes. [Amsterdam]: Blaeu, [1635].
Double page folio map, hand-colored copperplate engraving on paper, framed, 23 1/4 x 19 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

Possibly mounted, folds along center vertical join causing slight overlap, obscuring a few letters in central cartouche and affecting some of the map image along the tip of the Cambodian peninsula; water stain outside of neatlines in bottom blank margin.


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Keywords

Amsterdam, China, India, Atlases, Joan Blaeu, Willem, Willem Blaeu, Willem Janszoon

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