Antique Map of the region of Pasuruan by Valentijn (1726)

  • Condition: Good, given age. Two tiny holes lower right in the margin and paper erosion right top, reinforced using contemporary paper backed with acid free archival tape. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1726
  • Overall size: 33.2 x 20.6 cm.
  • Image size: 29.9 x 18.4 cm.

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.. Antique Map of the region of Pasuruan by Valentijn (1726)

Description: Map of the region around Pasuruan. It shows the location of rice fields, the village Bangil, as well as three places named Pagger (also Pagar), a cluster of buildings surrounded by a bamboo fence. The location of a earthen wall with pallisade and small cannons (Bas) is also given. This print originates from 'Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indiën' by F. Valentijn.

Artists and Engravers: François Valentijn (1666-1727), a missionary, worked at Amboina from 1684 to 1694 and 1705 to 1713 and travelled extensively in the VOC's lands.