(B8) Title: “Isole di Sunda Borneo Sumatra Iava Gande &c.,” from Atlante Novissimo Che Contiene Tutte le Parti swl Mondo compiled by Guillaume De L’Isle and published by Nella Stamperia di Giambattista Albrizzi in Venice circa 1740 – 1750. Steel engraved. Un-colored. Image size is approx. 14 x 11 ½ inches (approx. 36 x 29 cm). Matted and shrink wrapped. Mat size is approx. 20 ½ x 16 ½ (approx. 52 x 42 cm).
Discussion: This map is attributed to Dutch bookseller, publisher, and cartographer Isaak Tirion (1705 – 1765). It is significant for the great detail of cities, villages, mountains, rivers, and islands.
Condition: Very precise engraving with strong and clear images. Slight offsetting and smudges, mostly in blank space outside of map borders. Center fold is a little pulled together, resulting in slight loss of the image along the fold.