The Baynton-Williams Gallery

 

Antique Maps & Views of Asia
 
Thomson: TurkeyJohn Thomson.
Turkey in Asia.
Eng.d By W. Dassauville.
Engraving  with good original colour.  Some slight spotting.

405 x 525mm, with wide margins.
£80

 

Holy Land

 
D'Anville: Holy LandJean Baptiste Bourguignon D'Anville.
Palestina by Mons. D'Anville of the Royal Academy of Belles Letters and of that of Sciences of Petersburg Secretary to H.S.H. The Duke of Orleans in June MDCCLXVII.
Published 12th May, 1794 by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53, Fleet Street, London.
Engraving  with original hand colour 
With insets maps of the Holy Land divided into the Twelve Tribes, a distance map and a plan of Jerusalem.
400 x 450mm.
£120
 
Cruchley: CanaanG.F. Cruchley.
Canaan or the Land of Promise. As Divided among the Tribes.
Engraved & Published by G. F. Cruchley. Mapseller & Globe Maker, 81 Fleet Street. [Published 1842.]
Engraving  with very good original colour.  Dissected and laid on linen. Slightly trimmed at top and bottom.
The Holy Land, decorated with the Prince pf Wales's feather at top.
225 x 275mm.
£30
 
SDUK: PalestineSociety for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.
Palestine in the Time of Our Saviour.
W. Hughes 1842. London: Published Jany. 10th., 1843 by Chapman &Hall, 186 Strand.
Engraving  wuth very good original colour. 
Inset map of the probable extent of Ancient Jerusalem.
The SDUK was founded in 1826 to provide inexpensive reading material for the rapidly expanding reading public, especially those interested in self-education.
Image 395 x 310mm.
£30
 
Wilkinson: MosesRobert Wilkinson.
The Places Recorded in the Five Books of Moses.
London, Published Jan.y 4th 1817 by Robt. Wilkinson, No. 125 Fenchurch Street.
Engraving  wuth beautiful original colour. 
The Holy Land and Cyprus.
225 x 275mm.
£45
 
Wilkinson: PalestineRobert Wilkinson.
Palæstina seu Terra Sancta.
London. Published 1st. of January 1819 by R. Wilkinson, No. 125 Fenchurch Str.
Engraving  wuth beautiful original colour. 
The Holy Land, divided into the Roman provinces.
290 x 225mm.
£45
 
Visscher: PalestineNicolaas Visscher
Paradice or the Garden of Eden. With the Countries circumjacent Inhabited by the Patriachs.
At Amsterdam by Nicholas Visscher with Priviledge of y H.M. Lords, y States Generall. [n.d., c.1680.]
Engraving    Laid on old paper, repaired tear in bottom right hand corner, small stain on bottom right hand margin, four vertical folds.
Map of the Middle East, showing from Cyprus to Iraq, dedicated to the Duke of Buckingham.
Close inspection of the map reveals some extraordinary details. The picture in the top right hand corner shows Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, whilst a number of descriptions on the map refer to other stories from the Bible. The map was made in 1675, and appeared at a time when Protestants in England believed, very literally, in the truth of the Bible.
315 x 465mm.
£250
 

India

Julia Corner: KabulJulia Corner.
Bazaar at Cabul, in the Fruit Season.
Drawn by B. Clayton from an original sketch. On Stone by Dean & Co. London, Dean & Co. Threadneedle Street [1846].
Tinted lithograph    Paper cut into publication line.
From 'The History of China and India', by Miss Julia Corner, a well-known author of children's books. Abbey Travel 468.
120 x 185mm.
£50
 
Julia Corner: Chittapore Road, Calcutta.Julia Corner.
Chittapore Road, Calcutta.
Drawn by B. Clayton. On Stone by Dean & Co. London, Dean & Co. Threadneedle Street [1846].
Tinted lithograph   
From 'The History of China and India', by Miss Julia Corner, a well-known author of children's books. Abbey Travel 468.
120 x 190mm.
£50
 
Julia Corner: CalcuttaJulia Corner.
Calcutta.
Drawn by B. Clayton. On Stone by Dean & Co. London, Dean & Co. Threadneedle Street [1846].
Tinted lithograph   
From 'The History of China and India', by Miss Julia Corner, a well-known author of children's books. Abbey Travel 468.
120 x 180mm.
£50
 
Julia Corner: Town and Fort of TrichinopolyJulia Corner.
Town and Fort of Trichinopoly.
Drawn on the Spot by J. T. Rawlins. On Stone by Dean & Co. London, Dean & Co. Threadneedle Street [1846].
Tinted lithograph    Small tear in upper margin, outside printed surface.
From 'The History of China and India', by Miss Julia Corner, a well-known author of children's books. Abbey Travel 468.
125 x 190mm.
£50
 
Julia Corner: Goa, from the Upper CurtainJulia Corner.
Goa, from the Upper Curtain.
Drawn on the Spot by J. T. Rawlins. On Stone by Dean & Co. London, Dean & Co. Threadneedle Street [1846].
Tinted lithograph    Small worm hole in lower margin, outside printed surface.
From 'The History of China and India', by Miss Julia Corner, a well-known author of children's books. Abbey Travel 468.
120 x 180mm.
£50
 
Julia Corner: Dowlat-a-BadJulia Corner.
Dowlat-a-Bad.
Drawn on the Spot by J. T. Rawlins. On Stone by Dean & Co. London, Dean & Co. Threadneedle Street [1846].
Tinted lithograph    Small tear in upper margin, outside printed surface.
From 'The History of China and India', by Miss Julia Corner, a well-known author of children's books. Abbey Travel 468.
120 x 180mm.
£30


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