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12 December 2018


Lot 93

Jakarta. Homann Erben

Estimate £200 - £300 + fees

Jakarta. Homann Erben, Der Hollaendisch - Ostindianischen Compagnie Weltberühmte Haupt - Handels und Niederlags - Stadt Batavia, in Asien auf dem grossen Eyland Iava in dem Königreich Iacarta . gelegen., the plan showing the various types of land use along with an index and description concerning the history of the city and three inset cartouches of a view of the city, the town hall and the castle, The lower un-coloured third with a large view of the fortified city entitled Prospect von Batavia, hand coloured engraving, Nuremburg, [dated 1733], mounted, framed and glazed 66 x 76cm overall

Provenance: Property of a lady from a Normandy Manoir.