An Accurate Map of the East Indies from the latest Improvements and regulated by Astronomical Observations.


Title:
An Accurate Map of the East Indies from the latest Improvements and regulated by Astronomical Observations.
Date:
C1778
Mapmaker:
Thomas Bowen (1733-1790)
Image Size:
200mm x 290mm (7.87" x 11.42")
Condition:
In good condition.
Technique:
Copper engraving hand coloured
Price:

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$A 245
Stock Number:
NCSGM 022 ASI EI (OG) (C022)
Description:

Map of the East Indies showing the 'spice coast of India (west) through to present day Indonesia.

With decorative title.

Biography:

Thomas Bowen (1733-1790)

Mapmaker and print seller, son of Emanuel Bowen in Wales. Apprenticed to his father 1748. In partnership with Richard Reynolds in 1761 when they were prisoners in the King's Bench, required to make a schedule of their estate and effects as insolvent debtors. He produced numerous maps and atlases. He died in 1790 in reduced circumstances.

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