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Korea (and Japan)
VAUGONDY, R. de,  Le Japon., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - Le Japon.
Paris, 1749, In original outline colours.. 163x162mm. Good condition. Some very light marginal spotting.
Small detailed map of Japan and Korea. Dated 1749. A note next to island "Fatsisio ou l'Empereur envoye en exil les Grands".
From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.

Page 168 outside border top right.
The map is of interest for the use of (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 220 - 250)

Bid received
$ 175
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin. . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin. . .
Paris, 1750, Coloured.. 206x310mm. Good impression. Map cut till neat line, and contemporarily laid down on a larger sheet of paper to fit in a larger atlas.
The map is of interest for the use of Mer de Corée, for the sea between Korea and Japan .Fine map of Korea and China's Yellow Sea. Complete title in top: Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin, pour servir de l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan. Rapor... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 360 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin. . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin. . .
Paris, 1750, Coloured.. 206x310mm. Good impression. Several foldings as issued.
The map is of interest for the use of Mer de Corée for the sea between Korea and Japan .Fine map of Korea and China's Yellow Sea. Complete title in top: Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin, pour servir de l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan. Rapor... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 400 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SCHLEY, V. J., Carte DES ISLES DU JAPON et la Presqu Isle de COREE., antique map, old maps SCHLEY, V. J. - Carte DES ISLES DU JAPON et la Presqu Isle de COREE.
Amsterdam, 1773, Original colours.. 210x285mm. Slightly foxing in margins.
A fine map of the islands of Japan embellished with fine baroque decorations. Including Korea, Taiwan and the coast of China till Macao.

Bellin influenced other cartographers with his erroneous portrayals of Japan such as J. V. Schley who is the creator of this later version.
Decora...
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Estimate
($ 200 - 240)

Starting bid
$ 140
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, J.N., Carte de la Province de Quantong ou Lyau tong et du Royaume de KAU-LI ou COREE, antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte de la Province de Quantong ou Lyau tong et du Royaume de KAU-LI ou COREE
Paris, 1749-1773, Coloured.. 275x220mm. Very good condition
Uncommon issue of this fine map of Korea. The map is of interest for the use of East Sea, the sea between Korea and Japan, here called "Mer de Corée.

Decorative title cartouche in lower left corner.
The language on the map is in French and Dutch.
The notation at the bottom of th...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 450)

Bid received
$ 270
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LA PEROUSE, J.F.G.,  Plan de la partie des iles, ou archipel de Coree, vue au mois de Mai 1787 par les Fregates Francaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . ., antique map, old maps LA PEROUSE, J.F.G. - Plan de la partie des iles, ou archipel de Coree, vue au mois de Mai 1787 par les Fregates Francaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . .
L'Imprimerie de la Republique, An V, 1797, Uncoloured.. 495x690mm. Very good condition. Foldings, as issued.
Showing the track of La Perouse along the southern most tip of Korea, with Quelpaerts Islands (now-a-days called Jeju, with the volcano Halla-san (Halla Mountain) clearly noticed. This is a chart representing the visit of the French Admiral and explorer, le Comte de L... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 350 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CORONELLI, V.M., ISOLA DEL GIAPONE e PENISOLA DI COREA., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - ISOLA DEL GIAPONE e PENISOLA DI COREA.
Venice, ca 1690 , Oldcoloured.. 455x610mm. Minor dusty stains and marks. Some light toning. Exceptionally fine oldcoloured
A most attractive and decorative map by Vincenzo Coronelli, in contempory italian oldcolour !![ Contempory colored maps of Coronelli are very rare on the market .] An elaborate central title cartouche garlanded with intertwined flowers and dedicated to the Rev. de Fontaine of the Society of Jesus.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 2,400 - 2,900)

Starting bid
$ 1,600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3