Reproduction of a very fine mid-19th century Dutch chromolithograph of the hills and mountains around Malang, with a waterfall and tobacco fields, by Johan Grieve Jr. The print was published in a work entitled ‘Java. Naar Schilderijen en Teekeningen van A. Salm’ (Java. After Paintings and Drawings of A. Salm), in Amsterdam in 1872. Abraham Salm was a Dutch Surabaja based merchant and tobacco planter, who spent twenty-one years of his life in Indonesia.
A fine reprint of the Greater Bird of Paradise by Eduard Travies, one of the greatest ornithological artists of the 19th century, published in his finest work ‘Les Oiseaux Les Plus Remarquables. ’The Great Bird of Paradise is the largest most spectacular member of a family of 40 species grouped under the name Paradiseidae.
Attractive print of the Borobudur Temple in Yogyakarta Java, originally published in 1920 in Holland by the Dutch artist Jan Poortenaar. Jan Poortenaar (Amsterdam 1886 – Naarden 1958) was a graphic artist, graphic designer, painter, etcher and lithographer. He travelled extensively and as a result is well known for his Orientalist works. He illustrated his own books, and illustrated numerous other works.
Orang-Utan print by the Dutch artist Simon Fokke, originally published in Vosmaer’s 1778 edition of his book about apes on the island Borneo. This was the last volume he published on apes, and was dedicated only to the ‘Orang-Oetang’.
East Indies Art has a creatively diverse collection of reproduced antique maps, prints, vintage posters and photographs, here you will find a breadth of artwork to turn any interior into an artful sanctuary.