Exploration and Travel

Christie's
25 September 2008, London, King Street

Datum der Auktion: 25.09.2008

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JOHANN THEODOR DE BRY (1560-1623) AND JOHANN ISRAEL DE BRY (...

JOHANN THEODOR DE BRY (1560-1623) AND JOHANN ISRAEL DE BRY (1565-1609)
JOHANN THEODOR DE BRY (1560-1623) AND JOHANN ISRAEL DE BRY (1565-1609) Der zwölffte Theil der Orientalischen Indien. Darinnen etliche newe gedenckwürdige Schiff farthen und Reysen ... Sonderlich aber in das Königreich Indostan

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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MEIJI PERIOD JAPANESE MAPS OF ANCIENT CHINA

MEIJI PERIOD JAPANESE MAPS OF ANCIENT CHINA
MEIJI PERIOD JAPANESE MAPS OF ANCIENT CHINA Jyuhasshi ryaku ... go taizen [ Complete and Abridged ... Eighteen Histories .] Osaka: Meiji 15 [1882]. 8° (175 x 122mm). Xylographically printed on double leaves folded in the oriental manner. Title printed on

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Northern Netherlandish School, circa 1680

Northern Netherlandish School, circa 1680
The Bay of Suvali, north-west India, with an English royal Two Decker and two Dutch East Indiamen at anchor
Northern Netherlandish School, circa 1680 The Bay of Suvali, north-west India, with an English royal Two Decker and two Dutch East Indiamen at anchor

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 30.000 £ - 50.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Sunqua (active c.1830-1870) after William Daniell, R.A.

Sunqua (active c.1830-1870) after William Daniell, R.A.
View of Mount Erskine and Pulo Ticoose Bay, Prince of Wales Island; and View from Strawberry Hill, Prince of Wales Island
Sunqua (active c.1830-1870) after William Daniell, R.A. View of Mount Erskine and Pulo Ticoose Bay, Prince of Wales

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Captain Frederick Marryat (1792-1848)

Captain Frederick Marryat (1792-1848)
Attack on Rangoon, 1824
Captain Frederick Marryat (1792-1848) Attack on Rangoon, 1824 oil on canvas 10¼ x 15in. (26.1 x 38cm.) 10¼ x 14¾in. (26 x 37.5cm.) (2

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Chinese School, late 18th century

Chinese School, late 18th century
The East India Fleet at Whampoa Anchorage
Chinese School, late 18th century The East India Fleet at Whampoa Anchorage bodycolour on paper 16¾ x 24¾in. (42.5 x 62.9cm

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Chinese School, 19th century

Chinese School, 19th century
Chinese gaming in a garden pavilion
Chinese School, 19th century Chinese gaming in a garden pavilion oil on canvas 17¾ x 23¼in. (45.1 x 59.1cm

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 5.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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William Prinsep (1794-1874)

William Prinsep (1794-1874)
Interior of the A-Ma (Ma Kok) temple, Macao
William Prinsep (1794-1874) Interior of the A-Ma (Ma Kok) temple, Macao oil on canvas 19 1/8 x 26 5/8in. (48.6 x 67.6cm

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 20.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Circle of George Chinnery (1774-1852), and others

Circle of George Chinnery (1774-1852), and others
An album of 71 drawings and watercolours, mounted on 70 card leaves, including 18 watercolours and 2 drawings of Chinese subjects (Macao and environs), and 7 watercolours and 5 drawings of Indian subjects, the majority by an unknown imitator of

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 25.000 £ - 35.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Roland Strasser (1895-1974)

Roland Strasser (1895-1974)
Legong dancer, Bali
Roland Strasser (1895-1974) Legong dancer, Bali signed 'Strasser' (lower right) oil on canvas 38 x 20in. (96.5 x 50.8cm

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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TORRES STRAIT

TORRES STRAIT
TORRES STRAIT Manuscript journal describing fishing voyages in the South Pacific and the Torres Strait, September 1870 to February 1875, written in brown ink in a neat hand, with two small text illustrations in ink, one of the reef at 'Brothers' Island, approximately 105 pages, folio

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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John Skinner Prout (1805-1876)

John Skinner Prout (1805-1876)
Alluvial gold washing [Victoria
John Skinner Prout (1805-1876) Alluvial gold washing [Victoria] signed 'SKINNER PROUT' (lower left) watercolour on card 10½ x 15 5/8in. (26.4 x 39.8cm

Los #: 38

Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 20.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Charles Frederick Goldie (1870-1947)

Charles Frederick Goldie (1870-1947)
"Memories" -- Tamaiti Tukino, a Chieftainess of the Ngatituwharetoa tribe (aged 95 years)
Charles Frederick Goldie (1870-1947) "Memories" -- Tamaiti Tukino, a Chieftainess of the Ngatituwharetoa tribe (aged 95 years) signed 'C.F. Goldie' (upper left) oil on panel

Los #: 41

Schätzpreis: 30.000 £ - 40.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)

Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)
Four birdwing butterflies (family PAPILIONIDAE), in two columns, representing both sexes of the common birdwing ( Troides (Ornithoptera) priamus )
Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922) Four birdwing butterflies (family PAPILIONIDAE), in two columns, representing both sexes of

Los #: 43

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)

Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)
Thirty-three butterflies, in four columns, belonging to the PAPILIONIDAE e.g. Atrophaneura polydorus (1,2), Graphium wallacei (3,4), G. aristeus (5,6), G. agamemnon (10,11), G. macfarlanei (17,18), G. eurypylus (25,26), G. sarpedon (27,28), and Papilio aegeus female

Los #: 44

Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 6.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)

Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)
Twenty-three butterflies, in three columns, all belonging to the family NYMPHALIDAE, including Melanitis constantia (subfamily SATYRINAE, 1,2), and a number of milkweeds (DANAINAE, e.g. the Monarch Danaus plexippus 9,10; D. affinis philene 16,17; Euploea leucostictos

Los #: 47

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)

Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)
Sixty-three moths, arranged in three or five irregular columns, with representatives of the family NOCTUIDAE (e.g. 14-17, 28,29, 32,33), GEOMETRIDAE (e.g. emerald moths, subfamily GEOMETRINAE, 9-11, 18-24, 46-50, 52-57; other geometrids include 1-5, 8, 38-45), a hook

Los #: 50

Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 20.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)

Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)
Twenty-four moths, in three columns, mostly belonging to the family NOCTUIDAE, but including four spectacular URANIIDAE ( Lyssa 11,12, and Alcides 17,18) Thirty moths, in three columns, all members of the huge family NOCTUIDAE Sixty-seven moths, arranged in five

Los #: 52

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)

Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)
One hundred and fifty-eight medium- and small-sized moths, in seven columns. A wide range of families is represented, including the NOCTUIDAE, ARCTIIDAE, LASIOCAMPIDAE, LYMANTRIIDAE, GEOMETRIDAE, PYRALIDAE, SESIIDAE, etc.
Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922) One hundred and

Los #: 54

Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)

Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)
Flowers of Australasia: '22 Prynelia W. Australia'; '43 Stylidiums W. Australia'; '68 Prostanthera S. Australia'; '9 Eurycles amboinensis Queensland'; '7 Erostemon N.S. Wales'; '92 Convolvulus erubescens Victoria'; '37 Epacris alba Victoria'; '40 Leschenaultia'; and

Los #: 56

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)

Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)
Eugenia corniflora (Queensland); Crinum sp. [Lily] (Queensland); Acalypha (Papua New Guinea); and Flower study
Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922) Eugenia corniflora (Queensland); Crinum sp. [Lily] (Queensland); Acalypha (Papua New Guinea); and Flower study all signed

Los #: 58

Schätzpreis: 7.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)

Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)
Amaranthus caudatus [Tassel flower] (Papua New Guinea); and Study of a flower
Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922) Amaranthus caudatus [Tassel flower] (Papua New Guinea); and Study of a flower the first signed 'Ellis Rowan' (lower right), the second signed 'Ellis Rowan

Los #: 59

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)

Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922)
Six studies of Australian flora and funghi of Papua New Guinea
Marian Ellis Rowan (1848-1922) Six studies of Australian flora and funghi of Papua New Guinea seven signed 'Ellis Rowan' (lower left), one signed with initials 'ER' watercolour and bodycolour on card three

Los #: 60

Schätzpreis: 2.500 £ - 3.500 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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ROBERT HARCOURT (1574/5-1631)

ROBERT HARCOURT (1574/5-1631)
ROBERT HARCOURT (1574/5-1631) A Relation of a Voyage to Guiana . London: printed by John Beale for W. Welby, 1613. Small 4° (137 x 175mm). Woodcut device to title, headpieces and initials. (Occasional very light spotting.) Contemporary flexible vellum, sprinkled red

Los #: 62

Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Ronde (fl.1853-65)

Ronde (fl.1853-65)
Sketches in Iowa, Mexico, St Thomas and Cambodia: two sketchbooks and seven framed drawings and watercolours
Ronde (fl.1853-65) Sketches in Iowa, Mexico, St Thomas and Cambodia: two sketchbooks and seven framed drawings and watercolours the majority of sketches signed, titled and

Los #: 63

Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 6.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Carlos Chatworthy Wood Taylor (1792-1856)

Carlos Chatworthy Wood Taylor (1792-1856)
Valparaiso, Chile
Carlos Chatworthy Wood Taylor (1792-1856) Valparaiso, Chile signed and dated 'C.C. Wood. [...] 1840.' (lower left) watercolour heightened with white on paper 24 x 31in. (60.9 x 78.7cm

Los #: 64

Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 20.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Johann Moritz Rugendas (1802-1858)

Johann Moritz Rugendas (1802-1858)
Portraits of two slaves, Brazil
Johann Moritz Rugendas (1802-1858) Portraits of two slaves, Brazil the female subject indistinctly inscribed 'Ma...'[?] (upper right), with inventory numbers '18/81' and '18/91' on the mount pencil on paper each 5¼ x 3¾in. (13.5 x

Los #: 76

Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 6.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Johann Moritz Rugendas (1802-1858)

Johann Moritz Rugendas (1802-1858)
Padre Antonio Diogo Feijó, catholic priest and Brazilian politician
Johann Moritz Rugendas (1802-1858) Padre Antonio Diogo Feijó, catholic priest and Brazilian politician inscribed 'Padre Feijoo Ministro do Imperio' (lower right), numbered '16 10,000' on the

Los #: 78

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Johann Moritz Rugendas (1802-1858)

Johann Moritz Rugendas (1802-1858)
Embarcation on the shore, Rio de Janeiro (1822-25)
Johann Moritz Rugendas (1802-1858) Embarcation on the shore, Rio de Janeiro (1822-25) with the Kupferstichkabinett (Staatliche Graphische Sammlung, Munich) stamp and stamped 'Veräussert 1928' and numbered '18249

Los #: 79

Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 6.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008

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Adolphe D'Hastrel (1805-1875)

Adolphe D'Hastrel (1805-1875)
Rio de Janeiro dessiné du Sommet du Corcovado [1841
Adolphe D'Hastrel (1805-1875) Rio de Janeiro dessiné du Sommet du Corcovado [1841] handcoloured lithograph, published by Wild, Paris 13¾ x 24in. (34.9 x 60.9cm

Los #: 91

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 25.09.2008