Browse Listings in Asia

231 listings found. Showing results 1 to 10
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

 

Peregrinationis Divi Pauli Typus corographicus. . .

A splendid map depicting the travels of Paulus. With two fine scenes in top. Showing the countries along the Mediterranean, including Cyprus and Italy. A first edition wi...

Estimate: $2100 - $2700
$2700 / ≈ €2347

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1595

 

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

 

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

 

Corea and Japan.

A fine large-scale map of Japan and Korea showing an increasingly refined outline to the Japanese islands but still oversized Korean peninsula. The strait south of Korea,...

Estimate: $400 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: THOMSON, J.
Date: Edinburgh, 1816

 

India quae Orientalis.

The map covers the area from India to Japan, with the East Indies, with good detail in Philippines. In the upper right corner the southern tip of Korea is shown, and mark...

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

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1645

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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