| Recently found by viaLibri....
Orientaliora Indiarum Orientalium cum Insulis - DE WIT, Frederick - 1688. 
1688 - Amsterdam, c.1688. Fine colour, with gold highlights. 445 x 545mm. A very fine impression on heavy paper, bottom centerfold strenghtened on verso. De Wit's famous chart of the East Indies and Australia, orientated with north to the left. Japan appears top left and Australia, according to Tasman, top right. Published in the 'Orbis Maritimus ofte Zee Atlas', with a fine title cartouche representing the wealth possible from the East India trade in full colour. TOOLEY: Australia, p.1369, plate 100; WALTER: 40, illus; KOEMAN: Wit 16.
[Bookseller: Altea Antique Maps]
Copyright © 2016 viaLibri Limited. All rights reserved.