de Fer, Nicolas (1646-1720)

[Cartography/cartografie] Plan de Batavia [from: “L’ Atlas curieux, ou Le monde réprésenté dans des cartes générales et particulieéres du ciel et de la terre”]/Kaart van Batavia (nu Jakarta).

Bird’s eye view on the city of Batavia, now Jakarta, during Duch colonization. Hand-colored, with a reference table on the bottom right, indicating the numbered places on the map.
By Nicolas de Fer, engraver and publisher in Paris, famous for his atlases, wall maps, and sheet maps.
In pen and brown ink on the bottom right: “157.” Published between 1695 and 1720.

Etching on paper, hand-colored, with margins and mounted in passepartout; plate mark: 226 x 288 mm, total: 295 x 383; staining and smudges on the top and right margins; wide watermark and countermark with Amsterdam coat of arms.

Incl. VAT  145,20

Excl. VAT  120,00