Dec 08, 2016 - Sale 2434

Sale 2434 - Lot 53

Price Realized: $ 1,875
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Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
FRIES, LAURENT. India Orientalis. Double-page woodblock map of Southeast Asia. 15 1/2x21 inches sheet size; faint evidence of a tide-mark removed, tiny loss at upper centerfold, else excellent condition. Lyon, 1535

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The first European printed map specifically devoted to the area of Southeast Asia. One of three maps to appear in Fries's atlas that was not based on Wadseemuller's earlier work of 1513.