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First English map of Australia ~ Year c.1744

This first English map dedicated to Australia shows the results of Abel Tasman’s famous voyages in 1642-1644. Decorative elements, including: an elegant title cartouche, a compass rose and two panels of text. The lower panel of text states ‘it is impossible to conceive a country that promises fairer from this situation than this of TERRA AUSTRALIS no longer incognita as this map demonstrates, but this Southern Continent Discovered‘. Bowen incorrectly states on the map that the continent was discovered in 1644.

 

Bowen, Emanuel (1694?–1767) was an English map engraver, who worked for George II of England and Louis XV of France as a geographer.

 

Title: A Complete Map of the Southern Continent Surveyed by Capt. Abel Tasman & Depicted by Order of the East India Company in Holland in the Stadt House at Amsterdam.

 

 

Rp 199,000

Bali Island ~ Notebook

5 out of 5
Rp 189,000

Bali Island ~ Notebook

5 out of 5

Attractive lined notebook with the Island of Bali in the year 1724.

 

The map shown is part of a large-scale map of Bali, originally published in Amsterdam in the year 1724 by Francois Valentyn in his “Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien”, and based on the earlier map of Bali compiled by Willem Lodewijcksz, a member of Cornelius de Houtman’s pioneering voyage to the East Indies in 1595-97.

Product dimension: 20.5 x 14.5 x 1.5 cm

 

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Fruits of Java ~ Notebook

Fresh as fruity lined notebook with the most famous fruits from the Indonesian Archipelago.

 

The fruits are originally painted by Berthe van Nooten (1817 Holland– 1892 Jakarta), a Dutch botanical artist famous for her botanical plates published in the year 1863, entitled “Fruits, Flowers and Foliage from Java Island”. The fruits shown on this notebook are, the Banana, Mangosteen, Papaya, Srikaya, Kacang Mede, Srikaya Merah, Jambu Bol, Sirsak, Cempedak, Limau Besar.

 

Product dimension: 20.5 x 14.5 x 1.5 cm

 

NEW! Personalised Note Books, 
A note book printed with your heartwarming and creative personalized message makes every celebration memorable!
A birthday, wedding, company anniversary or new baby?
These unique personalized gifts are one-of-a-kind!
Fast Shipping + Free Personalisation!
Rp 189,000

Custard Apple

Rp 199,000

Custard Apple

Custard-apple (Anona reticulata) is a small deciduous or semi-evergreen tree in the plant family Annonaceae. It is best known for its fruit, called custard apple, a common name it shares with fruits of several other species in the same genus: A.cherimola and A. squamosa or sometimes it is called wild-sweetsop, bull’s heart, bullock’s-heart, or ox-heart. The flavor of the fruit is sweet and pleasant.

 

Originally drawn by the famous Berthe Hoola van Nooten (1817 Utrecht – 1892 Batavia), a Dutch botanical artist, noted for her botanical plates illustrating this “Fleurs, Fruits et Feuillages Choisis de l’Ile de Java” in 1863-64.

Rp 199,000

Java Apple

Rp 199,000

Java Apple

Java Apple (Fructus Jambosae Domesticae), a plant species native to an area that includes the Greater Sunda Islands, Malay Peninsula and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, but introduced in prehistoric times to a wider area and now widely cultivated in the tropics. In Indonesia it is known as Jambu Air.

 

Originally drawn by the famous Berthe Hoola van Nooten (1817 Utrecht – 1892 Batavia), a Dutch botanical artist, noted for her botanical plates illustrating this “Fleurs, Fruits et Feuillages Choisis de l’Ile de Java” in 1863-64.

Rp 199,000

Purple Mangosteen

Rp 199,000

Purple Mangosteen

Purple mangosteen (Garcinia Mangostana), is a tropical evergreen tree believed to have originated in the Sunda Islands and the Moluccas of Indonesia. It grows mainly in Southeast Asia, southwest India and other tropical areas such as Puerto Rico and Florida where the tree has been introduced.

 

Originally drawn by the famous Berthe Hoola van Nooten (1817 Utrecht – 1892 Batavia), a Dutch botanical artist, noted for her botanical plates illustrating this “Fleurs, Fruits et Feuillages Choisis de l’Ile de Java” in 1863-64.

Rp 199,000

Cempedak

Rp 199,000

Cempedak

Cempedak (Artocarpus Polyphema) Commonly known as cempedak (pronounced “chem-pe-dak”), is a species of tree in the family Moraceae, and in the same genus as breadfruit and jackfruit. It is native to southeast Asia, from Indonesia and the Malay Peninsula to the island of New Guinea.

 

Originally drawn by the famous Berthe Hoola van Nooten (1817 Utrecht – 1892 Batavia), a Dutch botanical artist, noted for her botanical plates illustrating this “Fleurs, Fruits et Feuillages Choisis de l’Ile de Java” in 1863-64.

Rp 199,000

Soursop

Rp 199,000

Soursop

Soursop (Annona muricata), is the fruit of Annona muricata, a broadleaf, flowering, evergreen tree. The exact origin is unknown; it is native to the tropical regions of the Americas and is widely propagated. It is in the same genus, Annona, as cherimoya and is in the Annonaceae family.

 

Originally drawn by the famous Berthe Hoola van Nooten (1817 Utrecht – 1892 Batavia), a Dutch botanical artist, noted for her botanical plates illustrating this “Fleurs, Fruits et Feuillages Choisis de l’Ile de Java” in 1863-64.

Rp 199,000

Cashew Tree

Rp 199,000

Cashew Tree

Cashew Tree (Anacardium occidentale), is a tropical evergreen tree that produces the cashew seed and the cashew apple. While the cashew plant is native to northeast Brazil, the Portuguese took it to Goa, India, between 1560 and 1565. From there it spread throughout Southeast Asia and eventually Africa.

 

Painted by the famous Berthe Hoola van Nooten (1817 Utrecht – 1892 Batavia), a Dutch botanical artist, noted for her botanical plates illustrating this “Fleurs, Fruits et Feuillages Choisis de l’Ile de Java” in 1863-64.

Rp 199,000

Asia ‘carte-a-figures’ map ~ Year 1626

This beautiful so called ‘carte-a-figures’ map is the first English printed map of Asia. Ten costumed figures of Asian peoples and eight city views forming a decorative frieze across the top. Published in London by the famous John Speed, this unique map is largely based on Jodocus Hondius’ map of Asia published  50 years earlier in Amsterdam.

 

Title: Asia with the Islands Adioyning described, the atire of the people & Townes of importance, all of them newly augmented by J:S: Ano. Dom: 1626.

 

Korea is shown as a slender oddly projected Peninsula. The Great Wall of China is shown, along with and Elephant above the source of the Ganges. A nice simple/naïve Northeast passage along with a piece of North America and sea monsters in the extreme North Pacific and Southern Indian Sea.

Rp 199,000

Bali Iphone case

Rp 269,000

Bali Iphone case

Protect your iPhone with this unique Balinese Woman hard case cover.

 

The artwork on this phone case was originally published on a poster to promote the ‘Bali Hotel in Denpasar’. Opened in the year 1928, this was the first hotel in Bali. Today the hotel still exists, holding a different name: Inna Bali Hotel.

 

Rp 269,000

Fruits from Indonesia Iphone case

Protect your iPhone with this unique Fruits from Indonesia hard case cover.

 

The fruits on this case are painted by Berthe van Nooten (1817 Holland– 1892 Jakarta), a Dutch botanical artist famous for her botanical plates published in the year 1863, entitled “Fruits, Flowers and Foliage from Java Island”

 

The fruits shown on this case are, the Banana, Mangosteen, Papaya, Srikaya, Kacang Mede, Srikaya Merah, Jambu Bol, Sirsak, Cempedak, Limau Besar.

 

 

Rp 269,000