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China provinces
DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  Embouchure de la rivière de Chincheo à la Chine., antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - Embouchure de la rivière de Chincheo à la Chine.
Amsterdam, F. Bernard, 1725, Uncoloured.. 155x195mm. Very good condition. Folds as issued. Dark impression.
This map is a view of Quanzhou Bay. Quanzhou was established in 718 during the Tang Dynasty (618–907). In those days, Guangzhou was China's greatest seaport, but this status would be surpassed later by Quanzhou.
From the French reissue of the account of early Dutch voyages first published in 16...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, J., Carte de L'isle de Cheu-Chan., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carte de L'isle de Cheu-Chan.
Paris, 1749, Coloured.. 250x370mm. In good condition with natural age toning.
Striking map of the area of China, east of Ningbo in Chekiang Province across from Shanghai.
The map was by Bellin in 1749.
Interestingly, the large, detailed compass rose orients north to the right. There is a title cartouche. ...
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Estimate
($ 100 - 125)

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Bid received
$ 12
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Bellin, J.N., Carte de l?Isle de Cheu-Chan., antique map, old maps Bellin, J.N. - Carte de l?Isle de Cheu-Chan.
Amsterdam, 1759, later colouring. 205x310mm. very good cond.
Jaques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. Sea-atlas 'Hydrographique Français' , 1756-65, atlas to accompany Prévost d' Exile's ' Histoire. des Voyages', 1738-75.A small map of the island of Chusan and the many islands around it and in front of C... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 135)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Bellin, J.N., Carte de la Baye d?Hocsieu. , antique map, old maps Bellin, J.N. - Carte de la Baye d?Hocsieu.
Amsterdam, 1759, coloured. 200x272mm. very good
Jaques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. Sea-atlas 'Hydrographique Français' , 1756-65, atlas to accompany Prévost d' Exile's ' Histoire. des Voyages', 1738-75. A detailed small chart of the estuary of the Chiang River at present-day Fu-chou in... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 145 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
STAUGHTON, George.,  Sketch of A Journey from Hang-Tchoo-Foo To Quang-Tchoo-Foo or Canton in China., antique map, old maps STAUGHTON, George. - Sketch of A Journey from Hang-Tchoo-Foo To Quang-Tchoo-Foo or Canton in China.
London, 1796, Uncoloured.. 640x455mm. Very small tear to centerfold, tiny nicks and tears to margins. Missing the letter 'h' in title 'Sketch'. On thick paper.
A detailed map taken from, from Staunton's 'An Authentic Account of an Embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China'.
The map shows the second part of Macartney's return from the summer palace at Chengde, north of Beijing, after meeting the Emperor. He returned overland to Bei...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3