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China
PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre.,  La Chine. (21)., antique map, old maps PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre. - La Chine. (21).
Paris, Antoine de Fer, 1657 but 1661 or 1662, In original o/l colours.. 126x182mm. Paper slightly age toned and water stained. Two tiny wormholes in upper part.
Scarce map of China published by Antoine de Fer in 1661 or 1662 in "Cartes de géographie revues et augmentées". Korea shown as an island.
With number 21 in lower right bottom of the map.

The series of maps is largely derived from those of Jean Boisseau's "Trésor des cartes", 1643, i...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 200)

Bid received
$ 45
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BELLIN, J., Carte de la Baye d'Hocsieu et des Entrees de la Riviere de Chang Situes dans la Province de Fokyen…, antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carte de la Baye d'Hocsieu et des Entrees de la Riviere de Chang Situes dans la Province de Fokyen…
Paris, 1764, Coloured.. 220x280mm. In fine condition on water-marked paper with age toning.
A striking antique map of the mouth of the Yangtze River China by the French cartographer, Nicolas Bellin. Published in Antoine-François Prevost's “ L`Histoire Generale des Voyages.”

Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703–1772) was the hydrographer of France's hydrographic office, a member of the...
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Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
TARDIEU., Carte de la Route que l'ambassade Anglais a Suive en Allant de Hang-Tchou-fou a Qhang-Tchou-Fou ou canton en Chine, antique map, old maps TARDIEU. - Carte de la Route que l'ambassade Anglais a Suive en Allant de Hang-Tchou-fou a Qhang-Tchou-Fou ou canton en Chine
Paris, 1796, Coloured. 640x460mm. In good condition, with a couple of 1-2 inch tears in the upper left quadrant repaired. Also, lower part of the left side re-margined.
A copper engraved map of a journey from Hang-Tchoo-Foo to Quang-Tchoo-Foo.
Published in Stauton's "AN AUTHENTIC ACCOUNT OF AN EMBASSY FROM THE KING OF GREAT BRITAIN TO THE EMPEROR OF CHINA".
Drawn by George Barrow & Lord George Macartney in 1796. Engraved by Tardieu....
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Estimate
($ 225 - 275)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 31
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ANONYMOUS., A Man who sells aroot used by the Chinese as a Medecine[together with] A Potter., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS. - A Man who sells aroot used by the Chinese as a Medecine[together with] A Potter.
Unknown, ca 1830, In attractive strong original colours.. 428x347mm. In fair condition. FRAGILE.Some foxing and age related toning. Some margins missing, or with 'chips', nicks and small tears.
A pair of beautiful and exquisitely coloured Chinese watercolours. One shows a man selling a Chinese herbal root, used in medicine, conveyed in baskets, carried by a pole set across his shoulders. A man standing by, indicates that he wishes to purchase eight of his roots. A large and imposing tree s... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 450 - 550)

Starting bid
$ 280
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
HALL, S., China., antique map, old maps HALL, S. - China.
London, ca. 1835, Original outline colors. 417x516mm. A very good map, some faint offsetting.
A very detailed map of China and Korea, filled with place names. Includes Hainan and Taiwan, and a small inset map of Macao.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MIGEON, J., Chine et Coree., antique map, old maps MIGEON, J. - Chine et Coree.
Paris, 1893, In original colouring.. 313x425mm. Excellent condition
Highly detailed map features China, Korea, Formosa (Taiwan), the Kuriles Islands, and Japan, plus all the islands off Japan's eastern and southern coasts. From Nouvel Atlas Illustre Géographie Universelle, published in Paris by J. Migeon. With two small engravings at the lower right hand Peking and ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 160 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
W & A.K. JOHNSTON, Johnston's Russo-Japanese War Map., antique map, old maps W & A.K. JOHNSTON - Johnston's Russo-Japanese War Map.
London, 1905, In original printed colours.. 650x510mm. In good condition. Recently laid down on canvas for protective reason.
Shows southeastern Siberia, eastern China, Korea, Japan, and Taiwan. "The principal places concerned are underlined." Insets and ancillary maps: Chart of the world on Mercator’s projection -- Asia and European Russia -- Port Arthur, Dalni, & Ta-lien-wan Bay -- Tokio -- Seoul & environs -- Nagasaki &... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
INTERNATIONAL SLEEPING CAR CO,  Map of Japan, Korea, Manchuria North China published by the International Sleeping Car Co., antique map, old maps INTERNATIONAL SLEEPING CAR CO - Map of Japan, Korea, Manchuria North China published by the International Sleeping Car Co.
Yokohama, Japan Gazette Press, 1915, In original printed colours.. 312x387mm. In very good condition. When folded :175 x 110mm. Paper size : 438 x 340mm.
A more than 100 years old folding publicity map showing a map of Japan, Korea and Eastern China. The map sh... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Bid received
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
China provinces
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province de Quang-Si. [Quang-si 广西 [Guangxi] province], antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province de Quang-Si. [Quang-si 广西 [Guangxi] province]
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 263x400mm. A very good and dark impression. Wide margins.
Important map of Quang-si 广西 [Guangxi] province. With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche featuring a rococo chinoiserie ornamentation, engraved by Delahaye.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compiled over 200 maps. This map is from his mos...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province d'Yun-Nan. [Yun-nan 云南 [Yunnan] province.], antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province d'Yun-Nan. [Yun-nan 云南 [Yunnan] province.]
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 371x435mm. A very good and dark impression. Wide margins.
Important map of Yun-nan 云南 [Yunnan] province. With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche featuring a rococo chinoiserie ornamentation, engraved by Delahaye.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compiled over 200 maps. This map is from his most...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province de Koei-Tcheou. [Koei-tcheou 贵州 [Guizhou] province.], antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province de Koei-Tcheou. [Koei-tcheou 贵州 [Guizhou] province.]
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 258x302mm. A very good and dark impression. Wide margins.
Important map of Koei-tcheou 贵州 [Guizhou]. With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche featuring a rococo chinoiserie ornamentation, engraved by Guélard, the map by Le Darmentier.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compiled over 200 maps. This...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 350)

Bid received
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province de Pe-Tche-Li. [Pe-tche-li [Beizhili] 北直隶 [= 河北] province.], antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province de Pe-Tche-Li. [Pe-tche-li [Beizhili] 北直隶 [= 河北] province.]
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 378x290mm. A very good and dark impression.
Important map of Pe-tche-li [Beizhili] 北直隶 [= 河北]. With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche featuring a rococo chinoiserie ornamentation, engraved by Guélard. The map itselves is engraved by F.Baillieul Lainé.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-17...
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Estimate
($ 230 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province de Kiang-Si. [Jiangxi 江西 province.], antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province de Kiang-Si. [Jiangxi 江西 province.]
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 335x273mm. A very good and dark impression. Paper very slightly age toned.
Important map of Jiangxi 江西 province. With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche featuring a rococo chinoiserie ornamentation, engraved by Guélard. The map itselves is engraved by F.Baillieul Lainé.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compiled...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province de Fo-Kien., antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province de Fo-Kien.
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 370x320mm. Very good to mint condition.
Important map of Fujian Province, showing the east coast of China and the west coast of Taiwan. With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche featuring a rococo chinoiserie ornamentation.
The map shows for the Manchu Qing, only the western half of Formosa, which was considered part of the Provin...
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Estimate
($ 900 - 1,000)

Starting bid
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANVILLE d', J-b-b.,  Province de Tche Kiang. [Tche kiang 浙江 [Zhejiang] province.], antique map, old maps ANVILLE d', J-b-b. - Province de Tche Kiang. [Tche kiang 浙江 [Zhejiang] province.]
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 255x240mm. Very good condition. Printed on heavy paper. Wide margin, slightly browned.
D'Anville's highly detailed map of Tche kiang 浙江 [Zhejiang] province from du Halde's "Description geographique historique...de l'Empire de la Chine et de la Tartarie Chinoise". Two decorative cartouches, featuring a rococo chinoiserie ornamentation.
Based on Jesuit sources, d'Anv...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province de Hou-Quang. [Hou-quang 湖广 [Huguang] province.], antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province de Hou-Quang. [Hou-quang 湖广 [Huguang] province.]
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 490x410mm. A very good and dark impression.
Important map of Hou-quang 湖广 [Huguang] province. With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by Guélard, the map engraved by F.Baillieul Lainé, featuring a rococo chinoiserie ornamentation.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compile...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province de Chan-Tong., antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province de Chan-Tong.
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 233x368mm. A very good and dark impression. Wide margins.
Detailed map of Shandong Province. With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by Guélard, the map by Delahaye, featuring a rabbit and rococo chinoiserie ornamentation.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compiled over 200 maps. This map is from hi...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province de Chan-Si. [Chan-s 山西i [Shanxi] province.], antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province de Chan-Si. [Chan-s 山西i [Shanxi] province.]
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 357x250mm. A very good and dark impression. Wide margins, very slightly age toned.
Important map of Chan-s 山西i [Shanxi] province. With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by Guélard, the map by Delahaye.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compiled over 200 maps. This map is from his most important work Nouve...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province de Se-Tchuen. [Se-tchuen 四川 [Sichuan] province.], antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province de Se-Tchuen. [Se-tchuen 四川 [Sichuan] province.]
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 410x486mm. A very good and dark impression.
Important map of Se-tchuen 四川 [Sichuan] province. With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by Guélard, the map by Delahaye, featuring animals, birds, a pigeon roost, foliage, peacock feathers and rococo chinoiserie ornamentation.

Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' A...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Province de Ho-nan. [Honan 河南 ], antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Province de Ho-nan. [Honan 河南 ]
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 325x325mm. A very good and dark impression. Wide margin very slightly age toned along edges.
Important map of Honan 河南 (Hénán) province. With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by F.Baillieul Lainé.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compiled over 200 maps. This map is from his most important work Nouvel Atlas de la ...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Carte du ciel et de la terre qui commencent à se former / Figure du ciel fluide & pur & de la terre fixe & ferme., antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Carte du ciel et de la terre qui commencent à se former / Figure du ciel fluide & pur & de la terre fixe & ferme.
Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735, Uncoloured.. 310x185mm. A very good and dark impression.
Recto and verso text page with two illustrations of the grounding of the sky and earth according to a Chinese philosopher.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compiled over 200 maps. This map is from his most important work Nouvel Atlas de la Chine,...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
BELLIN, J.,  l'Isle de Cheu-chan ou Isle de Chusan., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - l'Isle de Cheu-chan ou Isle de Chusan.
Paris, 1749, Uncoloured.. 365x262mm. In fine condition with some light age toning.
A striking map of of Cheu-Chan in the province of Che-Kiang and surrounding islands in China. It was published in "HISTOIRE GENERALE DES VOYAGES" by Prevost in 1749.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 49
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J., Carte de la Tartarie Occidentale Pour Servir a L’Histoire Generale des Voyages Tiree des Auteurs Anglois., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carte de la Tartarie Occidentale Pour Servir a L’Histoire Generale des Voyages Tiree des Auteurs Anglois.
Paris, 1758, Attractive Colouring. 225x315mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
A map of Western Tartary, covering present-day Northern China and Mongolia. The site of Genghis Khan's ancient Mongol capital of Karakum (Karakorum) is centrally marked on the map, and Peking (Beijing) is marked towards the lower right corner. Parts of the Great Wall are shown to the bottom left. It... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
China cities
PICART, B.,  Charlatans qui se mêlent de vendre le vent de la Chine. Dévots mendiants de la Chine et charlatans qui se promènent sur des tigres apprivoisés, . . ., antique map, old maps PICART, B. - Charlatans qui se mêlent de vendre le vent de la Chine. Dévots mendiants de la Chine et charlatans qui se promènent sur des tigres apprivoisés, . . .
Amsterdam, J.F. Bernard c.1736, Uncoloured.. 320x205mm. A good and dark impression.
Two fascinating engraving on one sheet depicting Chinese charlatans. Engraved by Bernard Picart. Published in Jean Frederic Bernard's monumental "Cérémonies et coutumes religieuses de tous les peuples du monde" (Religious Ceremonies and Customs of All the Peoples of the World).
'The world's f...
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Estimate
($ 100 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PICART, B.,  Idole que les chinois appellant, le dieu de l´immortalité, et qu´ils disent presider a leur Fortune. . ., antique map, old maps PICART, B. - Idole que les chinois appellant, le dieu de l´immortalité, et qu´ils disent presider a leur Fortune. . .
Amsterdam, J.F. Bernard c.1736, Uncoloured.. 320x205mm. A good and dark impression.
Four fascinating engraving on one sheet depicting Chinese gods. "Idole que les chinois appellant, le dieu de l´immortalité, et qu´ils disent presider a leur Fortune.", "A Fo-Tek, ou Ninifo. B. Kin-Gan genie tutelaire que les Jesuites nomment aussi Chin-Hoan", "Cin-Hoan Dieu tutelaire de la Chine" an... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MONDHARE,  Vue perspective de la grande Ceremonie du Couronnement de l'Empereur de la Chine., antique map, old maps MONDHARE - Vue perspective de la grande Ceremonie du Couronnement de l'Empereur de la Chine.
Paris, 1761, Original colours.. 255x394mm. Good margins. Very good condition.
So-called optical print illustrating the crowning of the Chinese emperor. It shows the throne at the center.
Mondhare was a well-known publisher of optical prints, established in Paris, at rue St.Jacques à l'Hôtel Saumur.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular ...
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Estimate
($ 450 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
China/Hong Kong/Tibet
The London Printing and Publishing Company,  Macao from the Forts of Heang-shan., antique map, old maps The London Printing and Publishing Company - Macao from the Forts of Heang-shan.
London, ca. 1840, Coloured.. 152x186mm. Steel plate engraving in very good condition. Printed on strong thick paper with nice margins. Slight toning.
A finely delineated view of the city of Macao as seen from one of its fortification areas. The foreground contains a group of religious worshipers. Engraved by S. Fisher. Extracted from Allom & Wright's:CHINAIN A SERIES OF VIEWS.
Nice presentation....
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS., Hong Kong [ephemera]., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS. - Hong Kong [ephemera].
Hong Kong, ca.1920, Original colors. 375x175mm. In very good condition.
Three early labels related to Hong Kong. Sizes range from 100 mm to 170 mm. Nicely mounted under passepartout. Three fantastic pieces of ephemera!... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 110)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4