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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

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 r...

Estimate: $2000 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

Publisher: DE ROSSI, G.
Date: Rome, 1683-1688

 

Mocha, in Arabien. (View of Mocha, Yemen.)

Magnificent bird's eye-town-view of Mocha in Yemen.. Etched by Gaspar Bouttats (1640-1695).The Antwerp based publisher Jacques Peeters published ca. 1690 a series of prin...

Estimate: $240 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: PEETERS, J. / BOUTTATS, G.
Date: Antwerp, c.1690

 

Iunan, Queichev, e Quangsi Provincie della Cina. . .

A beautiful map depicting the area of Beijing with decorative title cartouche and scale cartouche. Information about the area at the top of the map.The remarkable Vincenz...

Estimate: $700 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, 1690

 

Quantung, e Fokien, Provincie della China...

A beautifully engraved decorative map of Southern China extending from Hainan in the West to Formosa in the East and centered on the Pearl River Delta with Macao and the ...

Estimate: $3200 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, 1691

 

Isola del Giapone e penisola di Corea.

A most attractive and decorative map by Vincenzo Coronelli. An elaborate central title cartouche garlanded with intertwined flowers and dedicated to the Rev.de Fontaine o...

Estimate: $2650 - $3000
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, 1692

 

[Arabia]

A lovely miniature map of the region of Armenia and Georgia, showing both parts of the Black Sea and Caspian Sea. For such a small map it renders a wealth of detail, with...

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: MÜLLER, J. U.
Date: Ulm, 1692

 

Het gezandtschap der Neerlandtsche Oost-Indische Compagnie, aan den grooten Tartarischen Cham, Den tegenwoordigen Keizer van China. . .

Third edition of this beautifully illustrated work on China. The first edition was published in 1665.Jan Nieuhof was a "Dutch traveler and adventurer" (1618-72)...

Estimate: $5500 - $6500
$6500 / ≈ €5650

Publisher: NIEUHOF, J.
Date: Amsterdam, W. Waasberge, 1693

 

Parte orientale della China.. / Parte occidentale della China. (2 sheets)

The map depicts the eastern part of China with Korea -correctly- as a peninsula. Formosa is included as well. Japan is partly visible i.e. the area of Yamaguchi, strait K...

Estimate: $6500 - $7500
$7500 / ≈ €6519

Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, 1695

 

Isole dell'Indie. . .

A beautiful and flamboyantly engraved large-scale map of the East Indies, including the Malay Peninsula, Cambodia, the Philippines and all of Indonesia and the Spice Isla...

Estimate: $2000 - $2250
$2100 / ≈ €1825

Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, 1696

 

Chorographia Terrae Sanctae in Angustiorem. . .

Rare. Large visually rich map decorated with illustrations of the sacred objects and places of Judaism. In the bottom center is a plan of ancient Jerusalem, and the route...

Estimate: $1000 - $1200
$1200 / ≈ €1043

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Amsterdam, ca. 1700

 

De Stadt Jerusalem.

Plan of ancient Jerusalem from a Dutch bible after Villalpando. The print is in contemporary colors, which is extremely rare for a plate like this. Lower left the Temple ...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: LUCHTMANS, S.
Date: Amsterdam, 1710

 

De golf van Bengalen.

Rare of the Indian Ocean, with nice detail on Ceylon (Sri Lanka) with compass roses and system of rhumb lines, soundings and anchorage's. Many place names. The plate was...

Estimate: $1800 - $2300
$2300 / ≈ €1999

Publisher: DONCKER, H.
Date: Amsterdam, after 1669-1712

 

Waere affbeeldinge wegens het casteel ende stadt Batavia.

A good impression of Batavia's finely engraved and detailed plan, present-day Jakarta, the Dutch center of trading activities in the East Indies. Copied after Clement de ...

Estimate: $550 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: VANDER AA, P.
Date: Leiden, 1719

 

Carte des Principales Ports de Mer Bancs de sable &c: qui sont dans la Mer Rouge..

A sheet including 11 charts of Bays and anchor places along the coasts of Yemen, east coast of the Arabian peninsula and Egypt. One of the early maps to focus on this are...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: MORTIER, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Huquang, Kiangsi, Chekiang ac Fokien.

A reissue of Janssonius' map of south east China, with wash color and uncolored cartouches.The map is based on the maps of Martin Martini, themselves based on Chinese sou...

Estimate: $800 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: VALK, G. / SCHENK, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Imperii Sinarum nova descriptio.

Schenk and Valk's rare early 18th century issue of Janssonius milestone map of China, Korea and Japan after Martino Martini. Engraved by Johannes van Loon. The overall ba...

Estimate: $1900 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J./ VALK, G. / SCHENK, P.
Date: Amsterdam, ca. 1720

 

Carte de l'Ile de Java.

An inset plan of Batavia and clearly indicated rice fields, mountains, forests, towns in profile and even elephants suggest the wealth of detail found on this map. Modele...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Japonia Regnum.

It is the first map to correctly show Korea as a peninsula.The rare Covens and Mortier issue of this important map of Japan and Korea, originally published by Blaeu. This...

Estimate: $2000 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: BLAEU, J. / DE WIT, F. / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1655 - 1720

 

Vue et Description de Quelques-Uns des Principaux Forts des Hollandois dans les Indes .

Interesting sheet with seven detailed views illustrating the most important Dutch V.O.C. trading outposts and fortified colonial possessions in the East Indies, including...

Estimate: $180 - $225
$225 / ≈ €196

Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

La Chine.

The map is of interest for the use of Sea of Japan / East Sea, the sea between Korea and Japan, here called "Mer Orientale".This small Italian map of China, Kor...

Estimate: $400 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: REDOLFI, P.
Date: Venice, c.1722

 

Carte de Perse dressée pour l\'usage du Roy.

A very detailed map of the region stretching from the Caucasus, Armenia, through Afghanistan an the Arabian Desert to the Indus River.

Estimate: $300 - $400
$200 / ≈ €174

Publisher: L\'ISLE, G. de.
Date: Paris, 1724

 

Nieuwe kaart van 't Koninckryk Bengale. . .

Rare map Bangladesh with the Ganges delta, including Calcutta. Giving great detail with trade routes, European trade settlements, etc. Prepared by Joh. Van Leenen who was...

Estimate: $700 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: VALENTIJN, F.
Date: Amsterdam, 1726

 

Nieuwe Kaart van het Eyland Sumatra..

Fine chart depicting the Island of Sumatra and the southern coasts of Malaysia from Quedo to Johore. North is orientated to the left of the page. Singapore is probably id...

Estimate: $1900 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: VALENTIJN, F.
Date: Amsterdam, 1726

 

Nieuwe Caart der Eylanden van Banda.

Decorative map of the Banda Islands.François Valentijn (1666-1727), a missionary, worked at Amboina from 1684 to 1694 and 1705 to 1713 and travelled extensively in the V...

Estimate: $175 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: VALENTIJN, F.
Date: Amsterdam, 1726

 

Die Insel Formosa neu abgemessen auf Befehl Kaysers Kamhi.

One of the earliest obtainable printed map of Taiwan or Formosa Island. It was issued around 1726 to illustrate Joseph Stöcklein's [Stoecklein] compellation of Jesuit mi...

Estimate: $1000 - $1200
$1200 / ≈ €1043

Publisher: STOCKLEIN, J.
Date: Augsburg, 1726

 

Le temple de la Mecque avec une description de tout ce qu'on y voit . . .

Fascinating engraving depicting the Muslim Kaaba at Mecca. Below the main image are two smaller vignette images of people praying. In between the two vignettes is a key (...

Estimate: $800 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1728

 

Insularum Moluccarum Nova description.

Exquisite map of the famous Spice Islands based on the islands described by Jan Huyghen van Linschoten. This map was the first large scale map of the region and depicts t...

Estimate: $700 - $800
$800 / ≈ €695

Publisher: SCHENK, P. / VALK, G.
Date: Amsterdam, 1730

 

Der Hollaendisch-Ostindianischen Compagnie Weltberühmte Haupt - Handels und Niederlags stadt BATAVIA..

Very fine decorative plan of Batavia showing the City and its immediate environs, the surrounding rice fields intersected by a network of waterways, canals and outlying f...

Estimate: $2000 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

Publisher: HOMANN HEIRS.
Date: Nuremberg, 1733

 

A large draught of the North part of CHINA. Shewing all the passages and chanells into the harbour of CHUSAN. / To the honourable the court of mannagers for the UNITED TRADE to the EAST INDIES.

A very fine sea chart of China's Zhejiang Province, from the celebrated Third Book of 'The English Pilot'This elegant and large captures China's modern day Zhejiang prov...

Estimate: $3000 - $3000
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: THORNTON, J.
Date: London, William Mount & Thomas Page, 1734

 

Province de Fo-Kien.

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 chinoiseri...

Estimate: $900 - $1000
$1200 / ≈ €1043

Publisher: ANVILLE, J.B.D'
Date: Paris, P.G. Le Mercier, 1735

 

Description geographique, historique, chronologique, politique, et physique de l'empire de la Chine et de la Tartarie chinoise . . . du Thibet, & de la Coree. . .

These volumes accompany Bourguignon d'Anville's Nouvel atlas de la Chine, de la Tartarie chinoise et du Thibet. of 1737. First quarto edition, with a new preface and bibl...

Estimate: $9500 - $12000
$12000 / ≈ €10431

Publisher: DU HALDE, J.-B.
Date: The Hague, H. Scheurleer, 1736

 

Carte la plus generale et qui comprend la Chine, la Tartarie chinoise et le Thibet. . .

With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by G.Kondet. Very detailed map of China, Tibet and Korea.Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French c...

Estimate: $2250 - $2800
$2800 / ≈ €2434

Publisher: D'ANVILLE, J-B.
Date: The Hague, 1737

 

Province de Fo-Kien. [Includes West Coast of Taiwan]

Important map of Fujian Province, showing the east coast of China and the west coast of Taiwan. It shows that for the Manchu Qing, only the western half of Formosa was co...

Estimate: $900 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: ANVILLE, J.B.D'
Date: The Hague, H. Scheurleer, 1737

 

Nouvel atlas de la Chine, de la Tartarie chinoise, et du Thibet.

First edition of "the principal cartographic authority on China during the 18th century". It was the second major atlas of China produced in Europe following th...

Estimate: $17500 - $18000
$18000 / ≈ €15646

Publisher: DU HALDE, J.-B.
Date: The Hague, H. Scheurleer, 1737

 

Emir Fechrredin prince des Drus.

Engraving published by Nicolas Bonnart (c.1637 - 1718), engraver in Augsburg since 1719. Before the nineteenth century portraits of rulers in the Islamic Middle East were...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: BONNART, H.
Date: Paris, ca. 1740

 

[Manuscript chart on vellum of the Java Sea]

One of the few manuscript charts on vellum in private hands, signed by Isaac de Graaf. ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT MAP IN RED, GREEN AND BLACK INK showing the Java Sea centered o...

Estimate: $220000 - $250000
$250000 / ≈ €217304

Publisher: GRAAF, I.
Date: Amsterdam, 1743

 

Allerneuester geographisch- und topographischer Schau-Platz von Africa und Ost-Indien. . .

An early issue of this important book by Johann Wolfgang Heydt's describing the Dutch factories, settlements and stations at the hands of the Dutch East India Company in ...

Estimate: $2400 - $2750
$2750 / ≈ €2390

Publisher: HEYDT, J. W.
Date: Wilhermsdorf, Tetscher u. Nürnberg, Homanns Erben, 1744

 

Carte de la Turquie, de l'Arabie et de la Perse..

Large map of the Near East, based upon earlier maps by De L'Isle. Shows also most part of the Mediterranean basin as well as north-eastern Africa. Relief shown pictoriall...

Estimate: $500 - $550
$550 / ≈ €478

Publisher: COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.
Date: Amsterdam c. 1745

 

Carte de la coste orientale de la Chine depuis Amoy, jusqu'à Chusan avec une partie de l'Isle Formose [with] Plan du port d'Amoy ou Emouy.

Important French of the China Sea with the coast of Northern China, including a large depiction of Formosa.Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhum...

Estimate: $3600 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

Publisher: D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.
Date: Paris, Jean-François Robustel, 1745

 

Nouvelle carte des mers comprises entre le détroit de Banca et P°. Timon avec la partie orientale du détroit de Malacca.

Important French chart of the tip of Malaysia with Singapore. Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas...

Estimate: $4500 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.
Date: Paris, 1745

 

A view of the town and castle of Macao.

Nice engraving shows the attack of the English ship "Centurion" on Macau, during which she captured a Portuguese ship that had sailed from Manila. In upper righ...

Estimate: $550 - $700
$700 / ≈ €608

Publisher: HARRIS, J.
Date: London, 1746

 

L'Arabie.

Small detailed map of the Arabian Peninsula. From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.Page 162 outside border top right.

Estimate: $175 - $225
$225 / ≈ €196

Publisher: VAUGONDY, R. de
Date: Paris, later than 1749

 

Kantong [The Dutch Folly Fort off Canton]

Charming 18th water color on paper depicting The Dutch "Folly Fort" off Canton. Probably made by a western artist visiting China.Forts were built in several pla...

Estimate: $500 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Canton?, c.1750

 

Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise.

The map is of interest for the use of East Sea, the sea between Korea and Japan, here called "Mer de Corée".Fine map of Korea and China's Yellow Sea. Complete ...

Estimate: $550 - $600
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1750

 

Cochin (today: Ernakulam)

Small but charming 18th water color on paper depicting Cochin (today : Ernakulam) was from 1500, when the first Portuguese fleet called on its port, a firm ally of the Po...

Estimate: $650 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: India? c.1750

 

Kancheu.

Charming 18th water color on paper depicting Kancheu. Probably made by a western artist visiting China.

Estimate: $950 - $1200
$1200 / ≈ €1043

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: c.1750

 

L'Empire de la Chine. . .

Detailed map of China, Korea and Taiwan. The large title cartouche is resplendent in the French style with musicians, a dancer, and various accouterments representative o...

Estimate: $900 - $1100
$1100 / ≈ €956

Publisher: VAUGONDY, R. de
Date: Paris, dated 1750

 

Vue de L'Hotel de Batavie. . .

A so-called optical print of Fatahillah Square in Jakarta, Indonesia, prepared for use in a light-box or an amusing light-show. This richly hand colored print is much per...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: PROBST, G.B.
Date: Augsburg, 1750

 

Constantinople ville de Romanie et capitale de l'Empire des Turcs.

A very decorative and extremely rare of Istanbul, including a numbered legend in lower part. Published by Jacques Chéreau, (1688 - 1776). Engraved by Aveline and first ...

Estimate: $3800 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

Publisher: CHEREAU, J. / AVELINE, P.A.
Date: Paris, ca.1750

 

Isola Di Ceylan. (Manuscript map of Sri Lanka)

Manuscript map of Sri Lanka (Ceylon). Inland filled with a good number of place names, mountains.

Estimate: $550 - $650
$650 / ≈ €565

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Italy, ca. 1750

 

Carte de la Tartarie Orientale pour Servir a l'Histoire Generale des Voyages, Tiree des Cartes Levees par les P.P. Jesuites...

This map covers the eastern part of Tartary with part of present-day Manchuria and Sakhalin Island. The map was based primarily on Jesuit and English sources and is parti...

Estimate: $30 - $50
$80 / ≈ €70

Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1750

 

[Complete set of maps of Japan] Imperium Japonicum Per Regiones Digestum Sex et Sexaginta Atque Ipsorum Japonensium Mappis Descriptum Ab Hadriano Relando.

Complete set of 11 maps Reland's map of Japan, the first map to use Sino-Japanese characters on a European printed map and represents a radical departure from prior Europ...

Estimate: $4250 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: OTTENS, R. / J. / KAEMPFER, E.
Date: Amsterdam, 1751

 

Nieuwe Pas=Caart strekkende van Pta Cataon tot Pta. Lamtoan, langs de kusten van Cochinchina, Tonquin, Quangsi en Quantung [?] van Macao.

A finely engraved and detailed chart of Vietnam reaching till Macao and present-day Hong Kong..Very rare: only included in 6th volume (so-called secret atlas) of Van Keul...

Estimate: $12000 - $15000
$15000 / ≈ €13038

Publisher: VAN KEULEN, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1753

 

A Map and Chart of Arabia, the Red Sea, & Persian Gulf, drawn from the Chart of the Eastern Ocean, Publish'd in 1740, by Order of ye Count de Maruepas, improv'd from particular Surveys, and regulated by Astronomical Observations.

A small but unusual map of the Arabian Peninsular, engraved by G. Child for 'The universal traveller: or, A compleat description of the several nations of the world', by ...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: CHILD, G.
Date: London, Th. Salmon, 1752-1753

 

Karte von den Kusten von Arabien . . .

Manuscript map of Arabia. A close copy of Bellin's map of the Arabian Peninsular. In the lower right margin "Tom A, vol V."A title cartouche in lower left corne...

Estimate: $2000 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Germany, ca. 1760

 

Vue d'une Rue Nanking.

A well-known publisher of optical prints, established in Augsburg. After a design by P.van Blankaert.In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular sp...

Estimate: $275 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: PROBST,G.B.
Date: Augsburg 1760

 

[64] Syrie/ Tripoli

Charming little charts of the harbour of the town of Tripoli, Syria in modern Lebanon. Showing town and harbour plan, with soundings, anchorages, rocks, shoals, fortifica...

Estimate: $60 - $80
$80 / ≈ €70

Publisher: ROUX, J.
Date: Marseille, 1764

 

L'Asie, dressée pour l'étude de la Géographie . . .

Highly decorative map of Asia embellished with a landscape style title cartouche and several sailing ships.The map is of interest for the use of Mer de Corée, the sea be...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: DESNOS / BRION
Date: Paris, 1765

 

Carte de la Coste d'Arabie.

Uncommon issue of this very nice map of the Arabian peninsula. Depicted is Saudi Arabia, Red Sea and the Persian Gulf.With French text in title cartouche and an additiona...

Estimate: $350 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: HARREVELT,E.van / CHANGUION, D.J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1773

 

Nouvelle carte de l'Isle de Java.

A very nice map centred on the island of Java.With French text in title cartouche and an additional title in Dutch underneath the map.Read more Early maps of South East A...

Estimate: $180 - $200
$200 / ≈ €174

Publisher: HARREVELT, E. van / CHANGUION, D. J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1773

 

Etats du Grand-Seigneur en Asie, empire de Perse, pays des Usbecs, Arabie et Egypte.

Detailed map of the region bounded by the Black Sea, Georgia, the Caspian, Uzbekistan, The Indian Ocean, Saudi Arabia (here called \"Arabie Heureuse\"), Egypt a...

Estimate: $400 - $550
$550 / ≈ €478

Publisher: SANTINI, P.
Date: Venise, 1778

 

A new & accurate map of Asia, Drawn from the most approved modern maps & charts / by Thos. Bowen.

The map is of interest for the use of Sea of Korea, the sea between Korea and Japan.Detailed map of Asia from Saudi Arabia, Persia, Russia, India, China, Japan to Southea...

Estimate: $550 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: BOWEN, Th.
Date: London, J.Cooke, 1777-1778

 

Carte des parties Nord et est de l'Asie..

Five maps on one sheet show the Northern Russian territories in Europe and Asia, including the western coastline from Siberia, Japan, and Korea with the island of "Q...

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: DIDEROT, D.
Date: Paris, 1779

 

Vue d'optique d'un Arc de Triomphe tres élevé, en la ville de Canton enn la Chine.

Optical print of the triumphal arch at Canton ( Guangzhou). Beauvais was a publisher of optical prints, established in Paris, rue St.Jacques.In the eighteenth and ninetee...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: BEAUVAIS
Date: Paris, ca. 1780

 

Carte Générale de l'Empire des Russes et de la Tartarie Universelle.

Rare map of Tartary and Russia, including Korea and Japan prepared after J.B.Nolin and published by Monhare for his Atlas Général a l'usage des colleges et maisons d'ed...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: MONDHARE / NOLIN, J.B.
Date: Paris, 1783

 

La Tartaria Chinese.

With decorative title cartouche. Covering north eastern part of China, with good detail in Korea and a curious shape for Hokkaido (here called Jeso-Gasima ).Engraved by G...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: ZATTA, A.
Date: Venice, 1784

 

La Tartaria Chinese.

With decorative title cartouche. Covering north eastern part of China, Korea and Hokkaido (here called Jeso-Gasima, Tartary including the Gobi Desert; also Peking and the...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: ZATTA, A.
Date: Venice, 1784

 

Carte Generale du Cours du Gange et du Gagra. . .

A large chart that is essentially six inset maps printed on one sheet by the Jesuit Joseph Tiefentaller in the latter half of the eighteenth century. The map is in French...

Estimate: $3500 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

Publisher: TIEFENTALLER, Joseph.
Date: Paris ca 1784

 

Carte d'Asie divisée en ses principaux Etats.

Uncommon and decorative "carte à figures" wall map, prepared by Clouet, with superb decoration including a wonderful rococo border with vignettes describing hi...

Estimate: $6000 - $8000
$8000 / ≈ €6954

Publisher: CLOUET / MONDHARE.
Date: Paris, Mondhare, 1787

 

Karte von dem groessten Theil des Landes Jemen Imame, Kaukeban &c.

Large map of Yemen from "Allgemeiner grosser Atlas" published by P. J. Schalbacher - 1786-1800. Based on the observations of the Danish explorer Carsten Niebuhr...

Estimate: $240 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: SCHRAEMBL, F.A.
Date: Vienna, 1789

 

[Tableau Général de l'Empire Ottoman]. 11 plates with the panoramic view of Mecca.

A collection of 11 engraved plates (3 folding) from "Tableau Général de l'Empire Ottoman", Paris, Imprimerie de Monsieur, 1790, comprising the famous panorami...

Estimate: $4500 - $5500
$5500 / ≈ €4781

Publisher: MOURADJA D'OHSSON, Ignace.
Date: Paris, 1790

 

[ LANDSKROON ]. Oranda Fune no zu [= Depiction of a Dutch Ship].

A very large and extremely detailed Japanese drawing on rice paper of a Dutch ship at the artificial island Deshima, the VOC's outpost in Nagasaki harbour. In the drawing...

Estimate: $24000 - $30000
$30000 / ≈ €26076

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Japan, Kansei 4, 2nd month, 9th day, 30 March? 1792

 

Mapa De la parte de la Isla Formosa sa perteneciente al Emperadotde la China sacado por Ord. De S.M.

Extremely rare map of the west coast of Taiwan, the Punghu or Pescadore Islands, and the Fokien or Fujian coast of China. Several ancient Taiwanese cities are noted, incl...

Estimate: $12000 - $15000
$15000 / ≈ €13038

Publisher: DE LA CONCEPTION, J.
Date: Manilla, Seminario Conciliar, y Real de San Carlos, 1788-1792

 

Karte von Asien.

An attractive map of Asia. With a decorative title cartouche in the upper left-hand corner. Engraved by Aarons.Franz Johann Josef von Reilly (Vienna 18 august 1766 - 6 ju...

Estimate: $1100 - $1400
$1400 / ≈ €1217

Publisher: VON REILLY, F.J.J.
Date: Vienna 1795

 

A Plan of the city and harbour of Macao : a colony of the Portugueze, situated at the southern extremity of the Chinese Empire. . .

A large chart of Macao engraved by Benjamin Baker (fl. 1766-1824) and published by George Nicol. The town is shown in detail, with a 37-point key in English listing Forts...

Estimate: $1400 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: NICOL, G.
Date: London, 1796

 

Encyclopedie des Voyages. Tom 3 ASIE.

There are in this volume as many as 89 color plates, all done by the author himself. Containing dresses of people of China, Persia, Armenia, Philippines, Java, India, Tar...

Estimate: $1000 - $1100
$1100 / ≈ €956

Publisher: GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR,J.
Date: Paris, 1796

 

Carte des découvertes fautes en 1787 dans les Mers de Chine et de Tartarie par les Frégates Françaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . ée. Feille.

La Pérouse's important large-scale of Northern Japan, Hokkaido, the Kuriles, the tip of Kamschatka, and the northern part of Korea.Showing the track of Perouse from 27 ...

Estimate: $1150 - $1400
$1400 / ≈ €1217

Publisher: LA PÉROUSE, J.F.G
Date: Paris, 1797

 

Plan of part of the islands or archipellago of Corea seen in May 1787 by the Boufsole and Astrolabe.

This is a representing the visit of the French Admiral and explorer, le Comte de La Pérouse to Korea in 1786. The tracks of La Perouse are shown.From 'Atlas du Voyage d...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: LA PEROUSE, J.F.G.
Date: London, 1798

 

Costumes des habitans de Manille.

A very beautiful print, showing four elegant figures relaxing in a shady glade, two women recline and two stand chatting.After a design of Duché de Vancy and engraved by...

Estimate: $200 - $225
$225 / ≈ €196

Publisher: LA PEROUSE, J. F. G.
Date: Paris, 1798

 

Vue de cavite dans la Baie de Manille.

Two boats and passengers with Cavite Philippines in the background as if was seen from Manila Bay in January 1787. After a design of Gaspard Duchè de Vancy and engraved ...

Estimate: $200 - $225
$225 / ≈ €196

Publisher: LA PEROUSE, J. F. G.
Date: Paris, 1798