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Tartarie / Siberia
WELLS, E., A New Map of Great Tartary and China with the adjoining parts of Asia…, antique map, old maps WELLS, E. - A New Map of Great Tartary and China with the adjoining parts of Asia…
Oxford, 1700, Uncoloured.. 360x500mm. Repair to centrefold, three brown ink marks to top margin. Map has been cleaned. Slight plate wear. Some paper thinning. Good overall condition.
Two insets showing the land to the north-east of China according to the Jesuits. Map stretches from northern Russia and Nova Zemlya in the north-west to Formosa in the south-east. Includes the Great Wall of China.
Attractive small title cartouche and coat of arms of His Highness, William Duke o...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 280)

Bid received
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE L'ISLE, G.,  Carte de Tartarie., antique map, old maps DE L'ISLE, G. - Carte de Tartarie.
Paris, 1706, In original o/l colours.. 483x634mm. Repair of split lower part center fold, 12cm. into engraved area. Paper very slightly age toned.
Covering north east Asia, Tibet, Korea and part of "Terre d'Eso".
Nova Zembla joined with the mainland.
With good detail in Korea, several cities a labeled: Chausien, Chanyven, Chinyun, Tunlai, Kinhai, Kianlin, Kint cheou, etc.
The wall of China is shown....
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Estimate
($ 300 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DE L'ISLE, G.,  Carte de Tartarie. . ., antique map, old maps DE L'ISLE, G. - Carte de Tartarie. . .
Paris, 1706, In original o/l colours.. 480x603mm. Paper slightly age toned, for the rest in good condition.
Covering north east Asia, Tibet, Korea and part of "Terre d'Eso".
Nova Zembla joined with the mainland.
With good detail in Korea, several cities a labeled: Chausien, Chanyven, Chinyun, Tunlai, Kinhai, Kianlin, Kint cheou, etc.
The wall of China is shown. Dated 1706...
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Estimate
($ 220 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
HOMANN, J.B., Imperii Russici et Tatariae Universae tam majoris et Asiaticae quam minoris et Europae Tabula., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J.B. - Imperii Russici et Tatariae Universae tam majoris et Asiaticae quam minoris et Europae Tabula.
Augsburg, 1730, In attractive strong original colours.. 495x580mm. A good and dark impression, printed on heavy paper. Some marginal discolouration and light water staining.
Detailed map of the Asian part of the Russian Empire, from the Caspian Sea and Bergen Island to Japan and the Pacific.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 180
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN, H.,  Nouvelle Carte de Moscovie où sont representés les differents etats de sa Maiesté Czarienne.., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Nouvelle Carte de Moscovie où sont representés les differents etats de sa Maiesté Czarienne..
Amsterdam, ca. 1732, Uncoloured.. 500x585mm. A good and dark impression. Very fine condition. Foldings as issued.
Map of Russia Tartary and part of China with key tables to the towns. Depicting the different states belonging to the Czar in Asia and Europe, showing the path of one of his ambassadors to Peking. The Great wall of China is shown.
Zacharie Chatelain (d.1723) was the father of Henri Abraham (168...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HOMANN HEIRS., Imperii Russici et  Tartariae Universae tam majoris Afiaticæ quam minoris et EuropæTabula., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS. - Imperii Russici et Tartariae Universae tam majoris Afiaticæ quam minoris et EuropæTabula.
Nuremberg, 1739, Coloured.. 473x547mm. Repair of split lower part center fold, 3cm into the engraved area. With minor marginal foxing. Otherwise in good condition.
The map is of interest for the use of Mere Orientale Minus Corea for the sea between Korea and Japan.
Decorative map covering Russia, Tibet, China, Tartary, Korea, Taiwan and Japan prepared by J. M. Hasius. With a hefty landmass north of Ho...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Bid received
$ 130
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ASTLEY / KITCHIN, T., A Map of Karazm, Great Bukharia and Turkestan. . ., antique map, old maps ASTLEY / KITCHIN, T. - A Map of Karazm, Great Bukharia and Turkestan. . .
London, 1745, Uncoloured.. 145x226mm. In good condition. Right margin slightly cropped to neat line, other fine. Lightly age toned. Good impression.
A pleasant little map of central Asia by Thomas Kitchin for Astley's "A New General Collection of Voyages and Travels. "Covers from the Caspian Sea across to the Aral Sea in Kazakhstan, into Turkistan, through Uzbekistan and south to northern Persia and east towards Siberia.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 50 - 70)

Starting bid
$ 25
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
KITCHIN,Th.,  A Map of Western Tartary Drawn from the Survey of the Jesuits and Mr. Kyrillow's Map of the Russian Empire., antique map, old maps KITCHIN,Th. - A Map of Western Tartary Drawn from the Survey of the Jesuits and Mr. Kyrillow's Map of the Russian Empire.
London, 1745-1747, Uncoloured.. 162x230mm. Good impression and paper.
Uncommon map of the Gobi Desert and the eastern portion of the Silk Route region by Thomas Kitchin. Covers from Lake Baikal in the north as far south as Beijing, east to the Gulf of Lyau-tong (Yellow Sea), and west as far as Chan-tong. When this map was drawn the geography of this region was very p... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 110)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
KITCHIN, Th.,  A Map of Little Bochara, and the Adjacent Countrys Drawn from the Survey of the Jesuits and Mr. Kyrillows Map of the Russian Empire., antique map, old maps KITCHIN, Th. - A Map of Little Bochara, and the Adjacent Countrys Drawn from the Survey of the Jesuits and Mr. Kyrillows Map of the Russian Empire.
London, 1745-1747, Uncoloured.. 155x228mm. Good impression and paper.
Uncommon map of the Gobi Desert and Bochara region.
Engraved by Thomas Kitchin - with his signature in lower bottom.
From Astley, Thomas, "A New General Collections of Voyages and Travels"....
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Estimate
($ 90 - 110)

Bid received
$ 70
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
KITCHIN, Thomas., A Map of Little Bokhara, and the Adjacent Countrys… [and] The Empire of Hya (including grear part of Tangul)… [2 maps], antique map, old maps KITCHIN, Thomas. - A Map of Little Bokhara, and the Adjacent Countrys… [and] The Empire of Hya (including grear part of Tangul)… [2 maps]
London, 1745-1747, Uncoloured.. 160x228mm. In very good condition. Lightly age toned (Each map 160 x 228 mm)
A pair of uncommon maps of the Gobi Desert and Bochara region of central Asia and western China.
Engraved by Thomas Kitchin. From Astley's, "A New General Collections of Voyages and Travels"....
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Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, N., Carte de la Tartarie Orientale Pour Servir a L’Histoire Generale des Voyages., antique map, old maps BELLIN, N. - Carte de la Tartarie Orientale Pour Servir a L’Histoire Generale des Voyages.
Paris, 1749, Coloured.. 215x310mm. In very fine condition with centerfold as issued.
Detailed map of Manchuria and the Northeast portion of Tartaria, including Sagallan Anga Hata. Produced by Nichlas Bellin for Prevost d'Exiles' “L'Histoire Generale des Voyages”. Published by Didot in Paris in 1749. Includes a decorative floral title cartouche.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 – ...
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Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VAUGONDY, R. de,  Partie Orientale de l'Empire de Russie en Asie., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - Partie Orientale de l'Empire de Russie en Asie.
Paris 1752, In original o/l colours.. 465x585mm. Good condition.
Detailed map of the north-eastern part of Russia, including Siberia.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 350 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DURY, A. / SAYER, R. / KITCHIN, T.,  Russia in Asia., antique map, old maps DURY, A. / SAYER, R. / KITCHIN, T. - Russia in Asia.
London, 1761-1763, In original o/l colours.. 115x122mm. Paper very slightly age toned and some very light offsetting due to oxidation of ink.
Uncommon miniature map of Siberia, Kamchatka and Hokkaido. The map is of interest for the use of "Little East Sea" for the sea between Japan and Korea.

Engraved by Thomas Kitching for "A New General and Universal Atlas Containing Forty...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HOMANN HEIRS.,  Charte das Russische Reich und die von den Tatarn. . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS. - Charte das Russische Reich und die von den Tatarn. . .
Nuremberg, 1786, In original colours.. 460x605mm. Paper very lightly browned. Good condition.
Map showing the 'Russian Tartary' and as well the 'Asian Tartary', with French title in top.
Title cartouche features a three-masted ship in the lower right corner and scroll-like inset gives names of 24 regions keyed to the map. Drawn by F.L.Güssefeld.

The map is of interest for the...
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Estimate
($ 400 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WEBBER, J.,  The narta, or Sledge for burdens in Kamtschatka., antique map, old maps WEBBER, J. - The narta, or Sledge for burdens in Kamtschatka.
London, Boydell and Co., 1808, In original colours.. 281x412mm. Contemp. handcoloured aquatint, published by Boydell (and successor), London, 1808[-20], on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1820.
Paper very slightly stained. Together with a text page.
The narta, or Sledge for burdens in Kamtschatka, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third voyage, which has been called "the most striking publication resulting from Cook's expeditions". (Pa... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,500 - 1,750)

Starting bid
$ 1,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WEBBER, J.,  Balagans or summer habitations, with the method of drying fish at St. Peter and Paul, Kamtschatka., antique map, old maps WEBBER, J. - Balagans or summer habitations, with the method of drying fish at St. Peter and Paul, Kamtschatka.
London, Boydell and Co., 1808, In original colours.. 289x414mm. Contemp. handcoloured aquatint, published by Boydell (and successor), London, 1808[-20], on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1820. Paper very slightly age-toned.
Together with a text page.
Balagans or summer habitations, with the method of drying fish at St. Peter and Paul, Kamtschatka, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third voyage, which has been called "the most striking p... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,500 - 1,750)

Bid received
$ 1,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LAUNAY, A.,  Mission de Mandchourie., antique map, old maps LAUNAY, A. - Mission de Mandchourie.
Lille, 1890, In original printed colours.. 425x250mm. Coloured lithography. Paper very slightly age toned. Accompanied by one page description of the region in French.
Important missionary map showing Manchuria in Russia and China, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the history of the French Missions in Indo-China at end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th Centuries. His work became a primary reference for many future ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 80 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Japan
HONDIUS, J., Japoniae Nova Descriptio., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. - Japoniae Nova Descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1613, In original colours.. 342x445mm. Strong print. Attractive original colours. Some browning, foxing. Near centerfold lighter. Verso text: Latin.
Very decorative map of Japan based on the Ortelius/Teixeira model with Honshu, Kyushu, and Shikoku depicted with approximately the correct proportions.
Korea is shown as an island, although Hondius added a notation to the effect that is was uncertain if the region was an island or a peninsula...
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Estimate
($ 900 - 1,200)

Starting bid
$ 650
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
JANSSONIUS, J.,  IAPONIAE Nova Descriptio., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - IAPONIAE Nova Descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1639, Coloured.. 340x440mm. Wide margins.
2nd state of Hondius map. Janssonius replaced the Japanese ship with a European one. Korea shown as an island.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,600 - 1,750)

Bid received
$ 1,250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SEUTTER, M.,  Imperium Japonicum., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Imperium Japonicum.
Augsburg 1720, Original colours.. 490x575mm. With a coloured cartouche. Some very light water staining along centerfold, hardly notable. Printed on heavy paper, in very good to mint condition.
The map is based on Engelbert Kaempfer's map of 1727. It shows a much distorted outline for the Island of Japan and a wonderful decorative cartouche top left.
The map was engraved by Tobias Conrad Lotter.
Seutter has added a textual description on the map's origins but does not mention Rel...
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Estimate
($ 2,000 - 2,500)

Bid received
$ 1,200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
TIRION, I. / KAEMPFER, E.,  Carte du Japon, Dressée sur les Cartes Japonnoises. . ., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. / KAEMPFER, E. - Carte du Japon, Dressée sur les Cartes Japonnoises. . .
The Hague, 1732, Coloured.. 275x320mm. In good condition.
Japan is still drawn in a nearly purely east-west position. At bottom right at the island of Fatsisio is mentioned: To this island the powerful men of Japan were sent Into exile .
From Histoire Naturelle, Civile, et Ecclèsiastique De L'Empire Du Japon: Composée en Allemand par Engelbert ...
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Estimate
($ 450 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ALBRIZZI, G.B.,  Imperio del Giappone., antique map, old maps ALBRIZZI, G.B. - Imperio del Giappone.
Venice, 1740, Coloured.. 245x315mm. A good and dark impression. Fine condition.
Attractive early decorative copper plate map of the Kingdom of Japan with title a nice compass rose.
The sea north of Japan is called Mare del Noort o Mare di tramontana del Giapponi....
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Estimate
($ 450 - 500)

Bid received
$ 375
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VAUGONDY, R. de,  L'Empire du Japon.., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - L'Empire du Japon..
Paris, 1756, Original o/l colour.. 485x537mm. With uncoloured cartouche. Some discolouration along center fold.
Very similar to Joan Blaeu's map of 100 years previously: Europeans by then had been expelled, except the Dutch, whose movements were so curtailed that they were not able to gather much significant geographical knowledge.
Fine cartouche, a mixture of rococo and oriental styles. A first state date...
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Estimate
($ 450 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SEUTTER, M., Regni Japoniae Nova Mappa Geographica, ex indigenarum observationibus delineata ab Engelberto Kaempfero?., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Regni Japoniae Nova Mappa Geographica, ex indigenarum observationibus delineata ab Engelberto Kaempfero?.
Augsburg 1760, In original colours.. 525x625mm. The map is in very good condition on strong paper. There is minimal browning or spotting, and a centrefold reinforcement to the full length of the verso.
This highly decorative map of Japan was based on Englebert Kaempfer's travels in the late 17th century. This map is highly embellished, in the upper left corner is a large figurative and allegoric title cartouche with scenes relating to the exploration of Japan.
In the lower right is ornated wit...
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Estimate
($ 1,400 - 1,500)

Starting bid
$ 1,200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HARREVELT, E.van/ CHANGUION, D.J.,  Carte des Isles du Japon.. Coree, Avec .. De la Chine.., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E.van/ CHANGUION, D.J. - Carte des Isles du Japon.. Coree, Avec .. De la Chine..
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive strong original colours.. 215x285mm. Minor marginal discolouration in upper margin. Else very good condition.
Uncommon map of Japan, with Hokkaido, Ryukhu, Korea, Taiwan and the south east coast of China from Peking till Macao.
A mysterious "Corree" shows only a scant few rivers and city names, but most clearly shows an early "Cior ou Kinkitao" or modern Seoul is clearly shown [adjacent to the Han Rive...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ZATTA, A.,  L'Impero del Giapon diviso in sette principali parti cive.., antique map, old maps ZATTA, A. - L'Impero del Giapon diviso in sette principali parti cive..
Venice, 1785, In original o/l colours.. 311x402mm. Paper slightly age-toned. In good condition. With good margins.
The map of the Japanese Empire published by Antonio Zatta (1757-97) continued to show most of the inaccuracies of earlier eighteenth-century maps.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 480 - 550)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Japan cities
KRUSENSTERN, A.J.,  Ansicht des Papenbergs. [title also in russian], antique map, old maps KRUSENSTERN, A.J. - Ansicht des Papenbergs. [title also in russian]
St.Petersberg, 1810-1814, Uncoloured.. 310x460mm. Good margins, paper a little age-toned. Printed on heavy paper.
View at Takahoko at the mouth of Nagasaki Harbour. In center Papenberg known for Christian martyrs. In foreground Japanese junks and a Russian vessel. German title preceded by the title in Russian characters. Copper engraving after Tilesius.
Taken from the atlas volume from the extremely...
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Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,500)

Starting bid
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
KRUSENSTERN, A.J.,  Das Fahrzeug auf welchem der Russische Gesandte zuert in Nangasaky ans Land fuhr. [Nagasaki], antique map, old maps KRUSENSTERN, A.J. - Das Fahrzeug auf welchem der Russische Gesandte zuert in Nangasaky ans Land fuhr. [Nagasaki]
St.Petersburg, 1824, Uncoloured.. 353x637mm. Good margins, paper a little age-toned. Printed on heavy paper.
View of Nagasaki Harbour, with on foreground Japanese junks bringing the members of the first Russian expedition a shore. In the back ground the artificial island of Dejima.
German title preceded by the title in Russian characters. Copper engraving after Tilesius.
Taken from the atlas volume ...
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Estimate
($ 1,600 - 1,750)

Starting bid
$ 1,450
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [LXXXII. Predicatore Giaponese]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [LXXXII. Predicatore Giaponese].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 145x204mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting a Japanese preacher and his audience, engraved by A. Rancoti, Plate N°82.

From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après ...
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Estimate
($ 30 - 40)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
TAKASHIBA, SANYU ,  Ansei kaisei fugo on Edo ezu.  [Tokyo], antique map, old maps TAKASHIBA, SANYU - Ansei kaisei fugo on Edo ezu. [Tokyo]
Edo, ca. 1850, In original colours.. 940x1020mm. Large folding map, engraved in wood and printed in colour. Minor repairs to folds, a repaired tear and some minor missing parts filled in, but generally in good condition. Paper slightly stained.
Mounted cover title on cover. Cover 180x155mm.
An extraordinary colour-printed town-plan now-a-day Tokyo, and a fine example of Edo cartography. The present map is exceptionally detailed with accurate delineations of daimyo residences, temples, shops, private properties, fields, and much more.
As is true with al...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 1,000)

Bid received
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B.,  Simori., antique map, old maps VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B. - Simori.
Leiden, 1832-1852, Uncoloured.. 245x165mm. Lithography in good condition.
Portrait of Simori.
Von Siebold was born in Wurtzburg, in Germany, and worked for the Dutch government as a doctor in Java. In Japan, where Von Siebold arrived in 1823 at the age of 27, he demonstrated his skills in medicine. His reputation allowed him to go beyond Deshima and to buy a house ou...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B.,  Factorij der Nederlanders op Firato.. 1609-1641., antique map, old maps VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B. - Factorij der Nederlanders op Firato.. 1609-1641.
Leiden, 1832-1852, Uncoloured.. 255x343mm. Lithography in good condition. Printed on heavy paper.
Bird's-eye view of Hirado, trading post of the V.O.C. from 1609 until 1641.
Von Siebold was born in Wurzburg, in Germany, and worked for the Dutch government as a doctor in Java. In Japan, where Von Siebold arrived in 1823 at the age of 27, he demonstrated his skills in medicine. His reputation...
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Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,500)

Starting bid
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SUZUKI-SHOBISHA LTD., Kyoto and Vicinity with Shopping District., antique map, old maps SUZUKI-SHOBISHA LTD. - Kyoto and Vicinity with Shopping District.
Kyoto, ca. 1950, Coloured.. 345x505mm. In very good condition. Folds as issued, good margins, slight wear to some folds.
An attractive coloured plan of the Japanese city of Kyoto, with smaller insets of a plan of Maruyama Park, a map of Kyoto and Vicinity and a plan of Momoyama. Complete with a Note of Signsand a numbered table of Places of Interest, Shops and Factories.
Produced by The Miyako Hotel...
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Estimate
($ 50 - 65)

Bid received
$ 35
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Persia / Armenia / Iran / Irak
ORTELIUS, A.,  Persici sive Sophorum Regni Typus., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Persici sive Sophorum Regni Typus.
Antwerp, 1587, In attractive original colours.. 350x491mm. Mint condition. French text on verso. According to Marcel van den Broecke published in 1587.
The map includes Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, the Caspian Sea and the north eastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula including United Arab Emirates and Oman.
Milestone map of the region....
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Estimate
($ 800 - 900)

Bid received
$ 600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Mercator, G. / Hondius, H., Persici vel sopho rum regni typus., antique map, old maps Mercator, G. / Hondius, H. - Persici vel sopho rum regni typus.
Amsterdam, 1623, Attractive strong original colours. 351x550mm. A good and strong impression; good margins; paper slightly age toned; professionally restored folding line.
The focus of this map is the old Kingdom of Persia, though the map clearly shows present-day Iraq, Iran, and Afghanistan. Of note are the cities: Bagadet (Baghdad), Chabul or Cabul (Kabul) south, and not north, of Candahar (Kandahar) as well as other numerous towns and cities. By Gerard Mercator and... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 425 - 500)

Bid received
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MERCATOR, G. / JANSSONIUS, J., Persici vel Sophorum Regni Typus., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / JANSSONIUS, J. - Persici vel Sophorum Regni Typus.
Amsterdam, 1630, Uncoloured.. 130x190mm. In very good condition. Slight show-through of text from verso. Good impression.
This small map of the Persian Empire is a reduced version of Hondius' fine map of the region. It shows the region from the Caspian Sea to the Persian Gulf and across to present-day Afghanistan, (naming Cabu)l.
The map is full of place names and pictorial topography, and is embellished with dec...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W., Persia sive Sophorum Regnum., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Persia sive Sophorum Regnum.
Amsterdam, ca. 1635, In original colours.. 380x497mm. Paper limp, and age toned. Some water stains, coloured in part only. Small portions of margins missing, with old adhesive residue seen. A good dark impression, good margins. Latin text on verso.
A finely designed map from the great Blaeu family of Amsterdam. An antique map of Persia that stretches from the Caucasus to Afghanistan, and from the Deserts of Arabia to the Indus River, published in the monumental Blaeu Atlas. With a fine decorative title cartouche surrounded by three figures and... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
OLEARIUS, A.,  Isfahan., antique map, old maps OLEARIUS, A. - Isfahan.
Schleßwig, Zur Glocken, 1647, Uncoloured.. 250x330mm. Printed on thin paper. Good margins. Size of paper 300 x 345mm. Some light marginal water staining affecting the engraved area. Repair of a tear in right hand part of print. Dark impression.
An early town-view of Isfahan in central Iran,. From the rare first edition "Offt begehrte Beschreibung der newen orientalischen Rejse, so durch Gelegenheit einer Holsteinischen Legation an d. König in Persien geschehen.".

Adam Olearius was a seventeenth-centur...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VAN DER AA, P.,  La Ville de Bagdad, dans la Turquie., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. - La Ville de Bagdad, dans la Turquie.
Leiden, 1719-1727, Uncoloured.. 292x350mm. Good condition. Paper slightly age-toned. Dark impression.
Decorative view of the town of Bagdad. This well executed engraving was published in 1729 and 1727 by Pieter van der AA, in Leiden in "Voyages tres-curieux et tres-renommez faits en Moscovie, Tartarie et Perse."

Adam Olearius (24 September 1599 – February 22, 1671), born Adam Ölschläger, ...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VAN DER AA, P.,  Carte la plus-nouvelle & plus-exacte du royaume de Perse avec ses côtes, villes maritimes, tous les pays qui en dependent, & ses lieux circonvoisins. . ., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. - Carte la plus-nouvelle & plus-exacte du royaume de Perse avec ses côtes, villes maritimes, tous les pays qui en dependent, & ses lieux circonvoisins. . .
Leiden, 1729, Uncoloured.. 283x335mm. In good condition, dark impression. Dark impression. With good margins.
Detailed map of Persia with part of the Arabian Peninsular, Caspian Sea.
Pieter van der Aa was a prolific publisher. He published a.o. "Naaukeurige versameling der gedenkwaardigste zee- en land-reysen", a series of accounts of voyages (1706-08) and "Galérie agréable du monde", completed in 172...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HOMANN, J.B., Imperii Persici in omnes suas Provincias . . .  Exacte Divisi Nova Tabula Geographica. . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J.B. - Imperii Persici in omnes suas Provincias . . . Exacte Divisi Nova Tabula Geographica. . .
Ausburg, 1730, In original body colours.. 495x580mm. A good and dark impression, printed on heavy paper. Some water staining.
Showing the eastern part of Turkey and Cyprus, Palestine, Persian Gulf, including Gulf of Oman, Caspian Sea, Iran and the north-west territories of India.
Embellished with a large and decorative title-cartouche, depicting local turbaned tradesmen, and wild, exotic animals, and a scale cartouche...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
TIRION, I., Nieuwe Kaart van T Rijk van Persien. , antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - Nieuwe Kaart van T Rijk van Persien.
Amsterdam, c. 1750, Coloured.. 290x363mm. In very good condition.
Izaak Tirion (d. 1769) Amsterdam publisher. His ' Nieuwe en beknopte handatlas' saw 6 editions between before 1740 and after 1784. Also ' Tegenwoordige staat van alle volkeren', a series of descriptions of countries and their inhabitants. Izaak Tirion's map of the Persian empire.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 170)

Starting bid
$ 130
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Anonymous. , The Entrance into the Temple of the Sun in Palmira, from the East - L'Entrie du Temple du Soleil dans Palmira, du côté de l'Orient., antique map, old maps Anonymous. - The Entrance into the Temple of the Sun in Palmira, from the East - L'Entrie du Temple du Soleil dans Palmira, du côté de l'Orient.
London, 1750, Early hand colouring. 275x380mm. In good condition with wide margins.
View of ruins with a large arched entrance in the centre looking towards an avenue of pillars, smaller arches to either side, with facings of foliate decoration remaining on some of the pilasters; rubble in the foreground and figures including two men in oriental dress talking in the foreground, tha... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 195)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Homann, J.B., Imperii Persici in omnes suas Provincias . . .  Exacte Divisi Nova Tabula Geographica. . ., antique map, old maps Homann, J.B. - Imperii Persici in omnes suas Provincias . . . Exacte Divisi Nova Tabula Geographica. . .
Nürnberg, 1767, original colouring. 485x580mm. good condition.
Johan Baptist Homann (1663-1724). Outstanding German cartographer. Founder of the Homann publishing house. After the death of the son Johann Christoph, the firm continued till 1813 under the name Homann Heirs.Attractive map of Iran and its adjacent lands. Embellished with a large and decorative tit... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 250 - 275)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
D'ANVILLE, J., L’Euphrate et le Tigre, antique map, old maps D'ANVILLE, J. - L’Euphrate et le Tigre
Paris, 1779, Org. o/l Colouring. 450x530mm. In very good condition on hand-made, chain-linked, water-marked paper with original O/L colouring.
Detailed map of present day Syria and Iraq. It shows adjacent lands of Anatolia, and Iran. Some of the names of provinces and tribes are: Alghezira, Kurdistan, Chuzestan, Hakkari, Aderbigian, Diarmodzar and Diar Rabiaa. Historically, a very interesting map showing the center of current strife as it ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 195 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 125
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Malaysia / Singapore
DE BRY, Th.,  Navis Quaedam Lusitanica ab Anglis. . . (The English and Dutch attack a Portuguese ship ), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Navis Quaedam Lusitanica ab Anglis. . . (The English and Dutch attack a Portuguese ship )
Frankfurt, 1599, Uncoloured.. 137x167mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of the sheet : 304x205mm.
A nice engraving of a battle between Dutch, English and Portuguese ships (137 x 167mm.) with a numbered key. According to the Latin explanation "On the 14th October, 1602, the English and Dutch attack a Portuguese ship in the Straits of Malacca. On board were about 600 men, women and children, yet... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Lusitani ad Malaccam ab Hollan., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Lusitani ad Malaccam ab Hollan.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 130x168mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of the sheet : 304x205mm.
Dutchmen in Malacca Harbor repairing ships. Engraving by Theodore de Bry, who was a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two sons, and another family member continued the work, which com... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GODBID, A.,  Siam, Malacca and the Indian Islands., antique map, old maps GODBID, A. - Siam, Malacca and the Indian Islands.
London, 1681, Uncoloured.. 207x166mm. Right hand margin a bit brittle. Paper very slightly age toned. Good impression.
Uncommon map of Siam, Malacca and the Indian Islands, printed by A. Godbid and J. Playford, for R. Scott. Included in "New systeme of the mathematicks: containing . . . II. Practical geometry. . .".
The authors are John Flamsteed (1646-1719 ), Perkins, Peter Perkins (d. 1680 ), Hanway, William...
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Estimate
($ 1,400 - 1,750)

Starting bid
$ 1,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE ROSSI, G.,  Penisola Dell India di la dal Gange Diusa ne i Regni, che in essasi contengono et accresciuta di varie notizie. Da Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola e conforme le Relationi di alcuni Padri della Compa di Giesu di Monsu Tavernier . . ., antique map, old maps DE ROSSI, G. - Penisola Dell India di la dal Gange Diusa ne i Regni, che in essasi contengono et accresciuta di varie notizie. Da Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola e conforme le Relationi di alcuni Padri della Compa di Giesu di Monsu Tavernier . . .
Rome, 1683-1688, In original o/l colours.. 530x410mm. Some very minor spotting. Dark impression.
Giacomo Rossi's fine late 17th century map of Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia and part of Sumatra. The region is shown divided into kingdoms, including Tonkin, Cochinchina, Pegu, Laos, Cambodia, Siam, Malacca, Pera, and other Malay realms.

Issued in Il Mercurio geografico In lower ri...
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Estimate
($ 1,900 - 2,200)

Starting bid
$ 1,750
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE ROSSI, G.,  Penisola Dell India di la dal Gange Diusa ne i Regni, che in essasi contengono et accresciuta di varie notizie. Da Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola e conforme le Relationi di alcuni Padri della Compa di Giesu di Monsu Tavernier . . . 1683, antique map, old maps DE ROSSI, G. - Penisola Dell India di la dal Gange Diusa ne i Regni, che in essasi contengono et accresciuta di varie notizie. Da Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola e conforme le Relationi di alcuni Padri della Compa di Giesu di Monsu Tavernier . . . 1683
Rome, 1683-1688, In attractive colours.. 540x418mm. Some very minor marginal spotting. Dark impression. Very fine.
Giacomo Rossi's fine late 17th century map of Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia and part of Sumatra.. Engraved by Franciscus Donia. Issued in Il Mercurio geografico In lower right corner a tittle cartouche.
The cartographer was Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola (1643-1695) who was active in Moden...
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Estimate
($ 2,000 - 2,200)

Starting bid
$ 1,600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2

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