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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

 

SETTSU MEISHO ZUE. Illustrations of famous places in Settsu.

Settsu Meisho Zue was printed in two series of 8 and 4 volumes. The principal illustrator was Takehara Shunchosai, but many illustrations in the 4 volumes supplement are ...

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

Publisher: AKIZATO, Rito - TAKEHARA, Shunchosai
Date: Osaka, Yanagiwara Kibei, Kansei 8-10 or 1796-1798