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[Nuova Guinea] [cartographic material] / P. Coronelli
Bib ID 2110022
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Coronelli, Vincenzo, 1650-1718
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca. 1:12,200,000]. 
Description [Venetia : Coronelli, 1697] 
1 map ; 25 x 25-28 cm., on sheet 52 x 38 cm. 
Series

R.V. Tooley map collection.

Rex Nan Kivell collection of maps.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; Map NK 10240.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; Map NK 1564.

Tooley Collection ; Map T 352.

Notes

At head of pages: Isolario del P. Coronelli.

Atlante veneto ... V. 2. Isolario dell'Atlante veneto. Venetia, 1697.

Includes annotations of place names and explanatory text.

Pages 147-148 from: Isolario descrittione geographico-historica, sacro-profano, antico-moderna, politica, naturale e poetica ... / Vincenzo Coronelli. Venice : Vincenzo Coronelli, 1696-1697.

Text below and on verso; printed marginal notes. Double column text, & ornate initial.

Text in lower centre of map: Credono alcuni scoperto in questo luogo da M. Polo ...

Untitled part of a terrestrial globe gore sheet (1688?), showing the eastern side of Borneo to western coast of Papua New Guinea titled "Nuova Guinea", south-eastern Indonesia to the northern coast of Australia titled "Het Niew Hollandt, ó Terra di Concordia, Scoperta l'anno 1618, Het Landt van Endracht Holl". The map outline for Niew Hollandt stretches from along the northern Australian coastline from around Arnhem land in the east to the Kimberley Plateau the west. Coronelli has filled the gaps in his outline of Niew Hollandt, including Arnhem Land showing vignettes of elephant and reindeers; and Torres Strait named Mer de Lantchidol. Relief shown pictorially.

MAP NK 10240 copy Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-230594435

Text on map in Italian and Dutch, [p.] 148 ; text on verso in Italian, [p.] 147.

National Library of Australia's RM 265 copy has been cut, leaving only the map on the top half of the original sheet, the text headed 'Nuovo Guinea' at the bottom half of the sheet has been discarded.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection Map NK 1564 ; Rex Nan Kivell Collection Map NK 10240.

Cited In

Shirley, R. Maps in the atlases of the British Library, T.CORO-13a.

Tooley, 352.

Subjects Australia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Indonesia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Papua New Guinea -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1688 

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