Leen Helmink Antique Maps

East Indies, Australia by Valentijn

Cartographer

Valentijn

Title

Tabula Indiae Orientalis et Regnorum Adjacentium

Published

Amsterdam, 1726

Size

50.0 x 64.3 cms

Technique

Copper engraving

Stock number

18755

Condition

excellent

Price

$ 2850

Description

Breath-taking chart of the East Indies and Australia by François Valentijn.

It is the overview map of his monumental work on the East India Company, showing most of the charter covered by the VOC monopoly, from the Cape of Good Hope to Japan.