Antique World Map by Bachiene (1785)

Antique World Map by Bachiene (1785)

Antique World Map by Bachiene (1785)
Add this shop to my favorites. Antique World Map by Bachiene (1785). Availability: in stock Condition : Good, given age. Left and right margin edges uneven (as issued). Tiny pinholes in the lower margin. A few tiny dark stains in the lower margin. Date : 1785 Overall size : 59 x 43.3 cm.

Image size : 55 x 31 cm. Description: Antique map titled'Nieuwe en Naukeurige Kaart der Gantsche bekende Werreld. A double hemisphere world map. Four allegorical figures in the corners represent Europe, Asia, Africa and America.

Small arrows indicate the prevalent ocean current. The map is dated 1772 in the lower middle. All the maps of Bachiene were published in 1785 by the Amsterdamse publisher Schalekamp under the title "Atlas tot opheldering der Hedendaagsche Historie". The top margin reads: Hedend. We estimate this map to seperately published, because of the lack of a clear middle fold. Artists and Engravers: Made by'J. Jan van Jagen Dutch; ca.

In 1764 he became professor in astronomy and geography at the'Illustere School' of Maastricht. After 1769 he published maps based on Emanuel Bowen. In 1785 all his maps were published together in the Atlas part of'Hedendaagsche Historie...

' by Matthijs Schalekamp in Amsterdam. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps". The seller is "bartele-gallery" and is located in this country: NL. This item can be shipped worldwide.