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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

 

Parliamentary Papers - Foreign Office - Annual Series - Diplomatic and Consular Reports on Trade and Finance.

Very scarce - Only for the British Parliament and the British Crown printed - and not for the trade! Accounts about the Korean country during the time span of the last th...

Estimate: $4500 - $5000
$5500 / ≈ €4781

Publisher: FOREIGN OFFICE
Date: London, Harrison and Sons, 1882-1906

 

.Tabula III Asiae. [Caucass and Armenia.]

Ptolemaic map of the region south of the Caucasus Mountains and between the Caspian Sea as far south as the headwaters of the Tigris River in the south and the Black Sea,...

Estimate: $1400 - $1800
$1800 / ≈ €1565

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C.
Date: Lyons, M. Servetus, 1535

 

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

 

Nankin [Nanjing, Jiangsu]

Very detailed (1:1.000.000) map showing the area north of Nanjing, Jiangsu. The French Service géographique des armées was founded in 1887 and provided the French milit...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: SERVICE GEOGRAPHIQUE DE L'ARMEE
Date: Paris, 1900

 

Het Beloofde Landt Canaan door wandelt . . .

A beautifully engraved map of the ancient land of Canaan which roughly corresponds to present-day Israel. Cherubs hold up a draped cloth of key symbols, also a scale pane...

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

Publisher: STOOPENDAAL, B.
Date: Amsterdam, 1682

 

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

 

Mission du Kouang-Si.

Important missionary map showing part of China, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the history of the French Missions in Indo-...

Estimate: $60 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: LAUNAY, A.
Date: Lille, 1890

 

Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea.

BRITAIN'S FIRST ACCURATE ACCOUNT OF KOREA & OKINAWANS. With an appendix containing charts and various hydrographical and scientific notices by captain Basil Hall and ...

Estimate: $4200 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: HALL,B.
Date: London, 1818

 

Mission du Kouy-Tcheou.

Important missionary map showing part of China, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the history of the French Missions in Indo-...

Estimate: $60 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: LAUNAY, A.
Date: Lille, 1890

 

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

 

AFGHAN de CABOULE. Costumes Persans 8.

A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an elegant Afghan from Kabul published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artis...

Estimate: $300 - $350
$350 / ≈ €304

Publisher: GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.
Date: Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848

 

Mission du Sin-Tchuen occidental.

Important missionary map showing part of China, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the history of the French Missions in Indo-...

Estimate: $60 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: LAUNAY, A.
Date: Lille, 1890

 

DANSEUSE. Costumes Persans 9.

A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an elegant dancing girl from Persia published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par diver...

Estimate: $300 - $350
$350 / ≈ €304

Publisher: GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.
Date: Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848

 

Mission du Su-Tchuen méridional.

Important missionary map showing part of China, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the history of the French Missions in Indo-...

Estimate: $60 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: LAUNAY, A.
Date: Lille, 1890

 

Sumatrae et insularum Locorumque nonnullorum circumiacentium. . .

Fine 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 identifie...

Estimate: $1440 - $1800
$1800 / ≈ €1565

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1660

 

Straat Riouw onder opzicht van de commissie tot verbetering der Indische Zeekaarten..

Very large and rare so called Blue back centered on the strait passing between the Riau Islands. It contains an inset map with enlarged details of Riouw harbor on Bintan...

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

Publisher: HULST VAN KEULEN, Wed.G.
Date: Amsterdam 1843

 

Carte générale de L'Empire Ottoman en Europe et en Asie dressée par Henri Kiepert . . .

Large School wall map of Turkish Empire printed in chromo-lithography. Published by Dieter Reimer and printed by Ferdind Barth in Berlin. This rare map has two insets in ...

Estimate: $1450 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: KIEPERT, H.
Date: Berlin, Verlag von Dietrich Reimer, 1867

 

Tabula nova utriusque Indiae.

This is the fourth and last edition of this map based on Waldseemüller's first "modern" map of Asia. It follows that cartography without change but adds an int...

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

Publisher: PTOLEMY,C. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienne, 1541

 

Terra Sancta.

This is the most modern of Ortelius' maps of the Holy Land. It focuses specifically on the Holy Land and is oriented with east of the top. Ortelius used as a model the wa...

Estimate: $1900 - $2400
$2400 / ≈ €2086

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1603

 

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

 

Tabula Superioris Indiae & Tartariae maioris. (Modern Map of China, Japan, etc.)

Important map extending from Tartary in the north, to "Prov. Bocat" (Cambodia) in the south. "Tebet" is shown prominently, as is "Zinpangri"...

Estimate: $5000 - $6000
$6000 / ≈ €5215

Publisher: FRIES, L.
Date: Vienne, 1541

 

Meine Hochzeitsreise durch Korea während des Russisch-japanischen Krieges.

Illustrated with ca. 200 illustrations. All photographs are taken by the author.

Estimate: $180 - $200
$200 / ≈ €174

Publisher: ZABEL, Rudolf.
Date: Altenburg, S.-A., Stephan Geibel Verlag, 1906

 

The narta, or Sledge for burdens in Kamtschatka.

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 ...

Estimate: $1500 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: WEBBER, J.
Date: London, Boydell and Co., 1808

 

[Taprobana - Sri Lanka]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Ceylon prepared Martin Waldseemüller.Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published in "P...

Estimate: $15000 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C . / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

.[Pakistan, Afghanistan]

Wood block printed Ptolemaic map of the region of present-day Pakistan and part of Afghanistan. Convoluted mountain ranges and river systems dominate the trapezoidal map....

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

Publisher: PTOLEMY,C ./ WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

View in the island of Cracatoa.

Early view of the volcano Krakatoa (Indonesian name: Krakatau), on the Indonesian island of Rakata in the Sunda Strait, taken from "Views in the South Seas" bei...

Estimate: $800 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: WEBBER, J.
Date: London, Boydell and Co., 1808

 

The Fan palm, in the island of Cracatoa.

The Fan palm, on the island of Krakatoa (Indonesian name: Krakatau), in the Sunda Strait, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early ...

Estimate: $700 - $800
$800 / ≈ €695

Publisher: WEBBER, J.
Date: London, Boydell and Co., 1808

 

Reis-kaart van het Britsche gezantschap van Hang-choe-foe naar Quang-choe-foe of Kanton in China.

Uncommon map of eastern part of China, showing a journey of the English Embassy from Hangzhou (south of Shanghai) to Guangzhou (Canton). The maps is giving a wealth of in...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Netherlands, c.1800

 

Carte des Isles du Japon Esquelles est remarque la Route..

This uncommon map of Japan, which is on a fairly large scale, contains comments about the nature of the country. For instance, Ocsaqui (Okazaki, near Nagoya) is said to h...

Estimate: $4800 - $5000
$6000 / ≈ €5215

Publisher: TAVENIER, J.B.
Date: Paris 1679

 

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

 

Descriptio Arabie / Arabia.

A rare miniature map of the Arabian Peninsular. Title cartouche on the lower right corner.First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the m...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.
Date: Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606

 

.[Near east with Cyprus]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Near east with Cyprus prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 publ...

Estimate: $1800 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C . / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, 1525 -1541

 

Carte géologique détaillée. Beyrouth.

Geological or soil map showing part of Lebanon with Beyrouth , including in top a colored legend with signs of the different geological ages. Provenance : Fondation P. Fa...

Estimate: $200 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: DUBERTRET, Louis.
Date: Liban, Service geographique des F.F.L., 1945.

 

.[India]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of India prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published in "P...

Estimate: $1500 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C . / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

Carte géologique détaillée. Jezzîne.

Geological or soil map showing part of Lebanon with Jezzîne , including a legend with signs of the different geological ages and giving many informations of greatest int...

Estimate: $200 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: DUBERTRET, Louis. / HEYBROCK, Friso.
Date: Liban, Service geographique des F.F.L., 1945.

 

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

 

Pecheli, Xansi, Xantung, Honan, Nanking, In plaga Regni Sinensis. . .

A map of the northern provinces of China after the Jesuit Martino Martini, depicting of Hebei (Pecheli), Shanxi (Xansi), Shandong (Xantung), Henan (Honan), and Jangsu (Na...

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

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, ca 1660

 

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

 

Tabula Sexta Asia (Arabian Peninsula)

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of the Arabian Peninsular prepared Martin Waldseemüller. River Rhine to the left. Based on the slightly...

Estimate: $4500 - $5500
$6000 / ≈ €5215

Publisher: PTOLEMY,C ./ TRECHSEL, G.
Date: Vienna, 1525 -1541

 

Carte géologique détaillée. Râchaïya Nord.

Geological or soil map showing part of Lebanon with Râchaïya , including a legend with signs of the different geological ages and giving many informations of greatest i...

Estimate: $200 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: DUBERTRET, Louis.
Date: Liban, Service geographique des F.F.L., 1945.

 

.[Bangladesh, Burma, India, Thailand]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Bangladesh, Burma, India, Thailand prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the slightly larger map f...

Estimate: $1800 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C . / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

Philippines Islands.

Pictorial map of Philippines Islands, from the famous illustrator, Ruth Taylor White and published in "Our USA: A Gay Geography".Ruth Taylor White was among the...

Estimate: $210 - $260
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: WHITE, R. T.
Date: Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1935

 

[East Asia]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of East Asia and centered on Amenia, prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the slightly larger map fr...

Estimate: $1800 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

Publisher: PTOLEMY,C ./ TRECHSEL, G.
Date: Vienna, 1525 -1541

 

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

 

[India and China]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of India and China prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published ...

Estimate: $1800 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: PTOLEMY,C ./ TRECHSEL, G.
Date: Vienna, 1525 -1541

 

Iava Maior.

Very fine miniature map of Java, engraved by Benjamin Wright (1575-1613). This early map contains detailed geography and nomenclature around the northern coastline of the...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: LANGENES
Date: Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

Solimannus Turcarum Imperator X. Ex Stirpe Ottomannicae.

The engraving depicts a half length oval portrait of "Solimannus Turcarum Imperator X", signed lower right corner N. de Cleck". Nicolaes de Clerck (de kler...

Estimate: $25 - $30
$30 / ≈ €26

Publisher: DE CLERCK, N.
Date: Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621

 

Morokoshi Meisho Zue [Illustrated Description of Famous Sites of China].

Published in Osaka, Kawachiya Genhichiro, et al. [8 book sellers], slightly later issue but apparently in Edo period, using all the same woodblocks of original first edit...

Estimate: $4800 - $6000
$6000 / ≈ €5215

Publisher: OKADA GYUKUZAN, OKA YUGAKU, OHARA TOYA MINSEI
Date: Osaka, Edo, slightly later than Bunka 3, year of the tiger - 1806

 

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

 

Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.

Fine early map of Arabian peninsula, being one of the earliest modern maps of the region.Girolamo Ruscelli first published the map in his "La Geographi di Claudio To...

Estimate: $800 - $850
$850 / ≈ €739

Publisher: RUSCELLI, G.
Date: Venice, 1598

 

Asia secunda pars in forma Pegasi.

UNRECORDED PLATE or STATE. Asia depicted as the flying horse Pegasus. Below the depiction 3 lines of engraved Latin text. Double page copper engraved map from Heinrich B...

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

Publisher: BÜNTING, H.
Date: Brunswick, ca. 1635

 

Asia secunda pars terrae in forma Pegasi.

Asia depicted as the flying horse Pegasus. Thiscartographical curiosity, double page copper engraved map, was published in Heinrich Bünting's “Itinerarium Sacrae Scrip...

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

Publisher: BÜNTING, H.
Date: Brunswick, 1640

 

Mission du Kouang-Ton.

Important map of the coast of China from Hainan, Hong Kong, Macao up to Shantou, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the histor...

Estimate: $430 - $500
$500 / ≈ €435

Publisher: LAUNAY, A.
Date: Lille, 1890

 

Xantung, sinarum imperii provincia quatra.

A map of the northern province ‘Xantung’ of China after the Jesuit Martino Martini.Shows the Great Wall and is centered on the Bohai Sea, and the Shandong and Liaonin...

Estimate: $1600 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Date: Amsterdam, ca 1660

 

Carte de la Corée d'après la Carte du Dictionnaire coréen-français par les Missionnaires de Corée. . .

Map of Korea called "Corée", which was produced by the French organization Mission Etrangères de Paris (MEP) in 1880. Supposedly, the map was based on Father ...

Estimate: $480 - $500
$500 / ≈ €435

Publisher: HAUSERMANN, R.
Date: Paris, 1880

 

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

 

[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

 

Carte géologique détaillée. Zahle.

Geological map showing part of Lebanon with Zahle. , including a legend with signs of the different geological ages. Provenance : Fondation P. Fallot

Estimate: $200 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: DUBERTRET, Louis.
Date: Liban, Service geographique des F.F.L., 1945.

 

Carte geologique detaillee. Jbail.

Geological or soil map showing part of Lebanon with Jbail antique Byblos Ancien Port phenicien / scale 1 : 50 000., including a legend with signs of the different geologi...

Estimate: $200 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: DUBERTRET, Louis.
Date: Liban, Service geographique des F.F.L., 1945.

 

Asia recens summa cura delineata.

This is the rare early issue with decorative paneled borders. In upper border views and plans of Famagusta, Rhodos, Damascus, Jerusalem, Aden and Ormus. Originally engrav...

Estimate: $3300 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1632

 

India Tercera Nuova Tavola.

The 1598 edition of this early map of South East Asia. Just to the west and south of Malacca one will notice ‘Camatra’ (Sumatra) and Java. China with Canton in the up...

Estimate: $550 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: RUSCELLI, G.
Date: Venice, 1598

 

Turcici Imperii Imago.

The map shows the Ottoman Empire with Turkey, Black Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Arabia and North Eastern Africa. The map is decorated with a title cartouche and a portrait of...

Estimate: $1450 - $1800
$1800 / ≈ €1565

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1629

 

[ 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

 

Designs for porcelain plate with Chinese design.

In right hand side "Planche d'aquarelle N° 06502". And the numbers 11.153, 11.154, 11.155. Original design created by the Sevres artist Gabriel Fourmaintraux (...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: Gabriel FOURMAINTRAUX / DESVRES
Date: Desvres, 1905 - 1925

 

De gelegenheyt van t'paradys ende t'landt van Canaan..

Very attractive map, showing the location of Paradise. Two vignettes depict the Temptation of Adam and Eve, and their Expulsion from the Garden of Eden. Nicolaes Visscher...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Date: Amsterdam, 1664

 

Designs for Porcelain ware with Chinese design.

In left hand side "Planche d'aquarelle N° 05501". Original design created by the Sevres artist Gabriel Fourmaintraux ( 1886 - ) at about 1910 to serve as guide...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: Gabriel FOURMAINTRAUX / DESVRES
Date: Desvres, 1905 - 1925

 

Designs for two porcelain bowls with Chinese design.

With numbers 4.601, 4.818. In top "Planche N° d'ordre : 03004.Original design created by the Sevres artist Gabriel Fourmaintraux ( 1886 - ) at about 1910 to serve a...

Estimate: $240 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: Gabriel FOURMAINTRAUX / DESVRES
Date: Desvres, 1905 - 1925

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

Sumatra Insula.

A miniature map of Sumatra and the Malay Peninsula, including Singapore and the various islands directly south of it. Containing detailed geography and nomenclature aroun...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: LANGENES, B.
Date: Amsterdam, 1609

 

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

 

Asia carta di ciasete piu moderna. (Japan)

Rare FIRST STATE of this important map for Korea and Japan map of the Blancus/Moreira type, but adds a huge 'Jesso' filling the top of this old map. The map is of interes...

Estimate: $10000 - $15000
$15000 / ≈ €13038

Publisher: DUDLEY, R.
Date: Florence, 1646-1647

 

Constantinopolitanae urbis effigies ad vivum expressa, quam Turcae Stampoldam vocant. A° MDCXXXV.

Large, decorative view of the city of Constantinople, with legend across the bottom. It is beautifully engraved with quaint scenes of everyday life, including hunters wit...

Estimate: $1800 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

Publisher: MERIAN, M.
Date: Frankfurt, 1635