Antique Map of the East Indies by Van Schley (1747)

  • Condition: Good, general age-related toning. Image trimmed, minor wear. Original folding lines, blank verso. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1747
  • Overall size: 33 x 24.5 cm.
  • Image size: 28.5 x 24.5 cm.

€ 229,50($ 270.10 / £ 209.55)

Description: Antique map titled 'Carte des Isles Java, Sumatra, Borneo (..) - Kaart van de Eilanden van Iava, Sumatra, Borneo (..)'. Map of the East Indies including Sumatra, Java, Borneo and Malaysia. This map originates from a Dutch edition of 'Histoire générale des voyages' by Antoine-François Prévost.

Artists and Engravers: Engraved by J. van Schley. Jakob van der Schley (Amsterdam, 1715-1779) was a Dutch draughtsman and engraver, who studied under Bernard Picart, and whose style he subsequently copied.