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Auction 183, Lot 475

Subject: Asia

Picart, Nicolas

Asia Recens Summa Cura Delineata, 1659

Size: 21.7 x 16 inches (55.1 x 40.6 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
Scarce Derivative of Hondius' Carte-a-Figures Map of Asia
Sold for: $1,800
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 183, Lot 478

Subject: Asia

Moll, Herman

To the Right Honourable William Lord Cowper, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain This Map of Asia According to ye Newest and Most Exact Observations Is Most Humbly Dedicated by Your Lordship's Most Humble Servant, 1730

Size: 37.7 x 22.6 inches (95.8 x 57.4 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Superb Two-Sheet Map of Asia with Geographical Inaccuracies
Sold for: $2,200
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 183, Lot 481

Subject: Japan

Seutter/Lotter

Regni Japoniae Nova Mappa Geographica, ex Indigenarum Observationibus Delineata ab Engelbert Kaempfero Recusa et Emendata, 1740

Size: 22.1 x 19.1 inches (56.1 x 48.5 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
Seutter's Decorative Map of Japan Based on Kaempfer
Unsold
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 183, Lot 489

Subject: Southern & Southeast Asia

Ortelius, Abraham

Indiae Orientalis, Insularumque Adiacientium Typus, 1579

Size: 19.6 x 13.6 inches (49.8 x 34.5 cm)
Estimate: $2,500 - $3,250
Ortelius' Important Map of Southeast Asia
Sold for: $1,900
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 183, Lot 491

Subject: Southern Asia

Ptolemy/Fries

Tabula Nova Utriusque Indiae, 1541

Size: 17.6 x 11.7 inches (44.7 x 29.7 cm)
Estimate: $1,900 - $2,200
Early Map Depicting Southern and Southeast Asia
Sold for: $1,400
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 182, Lot 650

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Adrichom, Christian van

Ierusalem I., et Suburbia eius, Sicut Tempore Christi Floruit, cum Locis, in Quibus Christus Passus est…, 1584

Size: 29.1 x 19.7 inches (73.9 x 50 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,400
First Edition of Adrichom's Influential Bird's-Eye Plan of Jerusalem
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 667

Subject: Asia

Mazza, Giovanni Battista

Asiae Nova Descriptio, 1590

Size: 18.4 x 14.2 inches (46.7 x 36.1 cm)
Estimate: $6,000 - $7,500
First Map to Accurately Show Luzon in Philippines
Sold for: $6,000
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 681

Subject: Taiwan

Valentyn, Francois

Kaart van het Eyland Formosa en de Eylanden van Piscadores, 1726

Size: 18.1 x 11.9 inches (46 x 30.2 cm)
Estimate: $3,750 - $4,500
Rare and Desirable Early Map of Taiwan
Sold for: $2,750
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 682

Subject: Shanghai, China

Map of Shanghai Published by the North-China Daily News & Herald, Limited..., 1918

Size: 58.3 x 28 inches (148.1 x 71.1 cm)
Estimate: $7,000 - $9,000
Rare Map of Shanghai International Settlement
Unsold
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 685

Subject: Japan & Korea

Ortelius, Abraham

Iaponiae Insulae Descriptio. Ludoico Teisera Auctore, 1595

Size: 19 x 14 inches (48.3 x 35.6 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Ortelius' Influential Map of Japan
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 691

Subject: Chao Phraya River, Thailand

Valentyn, Francois

De Groote Siamse Rievier Me-Nam ofte Moeder der Wateren in Haren Loop met de in Vallende Spruyten Verbeeld, 1726

Size: 29.3 x 11.6 inches (74.4 x 29.5 cm)
Estimate: $800 - $950
Rare Map of Thailand Featuring Bangkok
Sold for: $2,750
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 693

Subject: East Indies - Indonesia

Mercator/Hondius

Insulae Indiae Orientalis Praecipuae, in Quibus Moluccae Celeberrimae Sunt, 1613

Size: 18.8 x 13.5 inches (47.8 x 34.3 cm)
Estimate: $2,200 - $2,500
Hondius' Decorative Map of the Spice Islands in Full Contemporary Color
Unsold
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 695

Subject: Bali, Indonesia

Valentyn, Francois

Kaart van het Eyland Bali, 1726

Size: 22.1 x 17.7 inches (56.1 x 45 cm)
Estimate: $1,100 - $1,400
Striking Early Map of Bali
Sold for: $800
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 701

Subject: Southern & Southeast Asia

Ortelius, Abraham

Indiae Orientalis, Insularumque Adiacientium Typus, 1592

Size: 19.6 x 13.7 inches (49.8 x 34.8 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
Ortelius' Important Map of Southeast Asia
Sold for: $2,000
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 181, Lot 586

Subject: Istanbul, Turkey

Haffner, Johann Christoph

Constantinopelis Constantinopel, 1740

Size: 26 x 8.8 inches (66 x 22.4 cm)
Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Rare Panoramic View of Constantinople with Labeled Buildings
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 592

Subject: Holy Land

Dapper, Olivier

[On 6 sheets] Dimida Tribus Manasse ... [and] Tribus Ruben, et Gad ... [and] Pars Maxima Tribus Iuda ... [and] Tribus Aser ... [and] Tribuum Ephraim ... [and] Tribus Simeon …, 1677

Size: See Description
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,500
Impressive 6-Sheet Wall Map of the Holy Land
Sold for: $900
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 613

Subject: Asia

Ortelius, Abraham

Asiae Nova Descriptio, 1570

Size: 19.6 x 14.6 inches (49.8 x 37.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Rare First Plate of Ortelius' Important Map of Asia in Contemporary Color
Sold for: $900
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 616

Subject: Asia

Picart, Nicolas

Asia Recens Summa Cura Delineata, 1659

Size: 21.7 x 16 inches (55.1 x 40.6 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
Scarce Derivative of Hondius' Carte-a-Figures Map of Asia
Unsold
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 640

Subject: Hong Kong, South China Sea

Apres de Mannevillette, Jean B. N. D.

Carte d'une Partie des Cotes de la Chine et des Isles Adjacentes, Depuis l'Isle Nommee la Pierre Blanche, Jusqu'a Celle de l'Artimon..., 1775

Size: 18.2 x 13.3 inches (46.2 x 33.8 cm)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000
One of the Earliest Printed Maps to Show Hong Kong
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 644

Subject: Japan

Seutter/Lotter

Regni Japoniae Nova Mappa Geographica, ex Indigenarum Observationibus Delineata ab Engelbert Kaempfero Recusa et Emendata, 1740

Size: 22.1 x 19.1 inches (56.1 x 48.5 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Seutter's Decorative Map of Japan Based on Kaempfer
Unsold
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 180, Lot 644

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Adrichom, Christian van

Ierusalem I., et Suburbia eius, Sicut Tempore Christi Floruit, cum Locis, in Quibus Christus Passus est…, 1584

Size: 29.1 x 19.7 inches (73.9 x 50 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,400
First Edition of Adrichom's Influential Bird's-Eye Plan of Jerusalem
Unsold
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 662

Subject: Asia

Ortelius, Abraham

Asiae Nova Descriptio, 1572

Size: 19.3 x 14.4 inches (49 x 36.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
Rare First Plate of Ortelius' Important Map of Asia
Sold for: $1,100
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 179, Lot 691

Subject: Holy Land

Dapper, Olivier

[On 6 sheets] Dimida Tribus Manasse ... [and] Tribus Ruben, et Gad ... [and] Pars Maxima Tribus Iuda ... [and] Tribus Aser ... [and] Tribuum Ephraim ... [and] Tribus Simeon …, 1677

Size: See Description
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Impressive 6-Sheet Wall Map of the Holy Land
Unsold
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 725

Subject: Asia

Wit, Frederick de

Asiae Nova Descriptio, 1660

Size: 22.1 x 17.4 inches (56.1 x 44.2 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,400
De Wit's Carte-a-Figures Map of Asia
Sold for: $1,200
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 739

Subject: China, Korea & Japan

Mercator/Hondius

China, 1613

Size: 18.1 x 13.4 inches (46 x 34 cm)
Estimate: $1,900 - $2,200
Hondius' Map of China, Korea, and Japan in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $1,600
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 767

Subject: Southern & Southeast Asia

Ortelius, Abraham

Indiae Orientalis, Insularumque Adiacientium Typus, 1574

Size: 19.6 x 13.7 inches (49.8 x 34.8 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
Ortelius' Important Map of Southeast Asia
Sold for: $2,400
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 771

Subject: Southern Asia

Gastaldi/Ramusio

Seconda Tavola, 1554

Size: 15.4 x 10.8 inches (39.1 x 27.4 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Gastaldi's Scarce Map of Southern Asia
Sold for: $2,000
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 178, Lot 433

Subject: Istanbul, Turkey

Braun & Hogenberg

Byzantium, nunc Constantinopolis, 1572

Size: 19 x 12.9 inches (48.3 x 32.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Superb Bird's-Eye View During the Golden Age of the Ottoman Empire
Sold for: $1,400
Closed on 6/10/2020

Auction 178, Lot 436

Subject: Holy Land

Ortelius, Abraham

Abrahami Patriarchae Peregrinatio, et Vita, 1586

Size: 18.3 x 14 inches (46.5 x 35.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Elaborate Map of the Holy Land, Illustrating the Life of Abraham
Sold for: $800
Closed on 6/10/2020

Auction 178, Lot 465

Subject: Asia

Blaeu, Willem

Asia Noviter Delineata, 1635

Size: 21.9 x 16.3 inches (55.6 x 41.4 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
Magnificent Carte-a-Figures Map of Asia in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $1,900
Closed on 6/10/2020

Auction 177, Lot 620

Subject: Asia

Blaeu, Willem

Asia Noviter Delineata, 1642

Size: 21.9 x 16.1 inches (55.6 x 40.9 cm)
Estimate: $3,750 - $4,500
Magnificent Carte-a-Figures Map of Asia
Sold for: $2,750
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 629

Subject: China

Ortelius, Abraham

Chinae, olim Sinarum Regionis, Nova Descriptio. Auctore Ludovico Georgio, 1584

Size: 18.4 x 14.4 inches (46.7 x 36.6 cm)
Estimate: $5,500 - $6,500
The First European-Printed Map of China
Sold for: $4,000
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 634

Subject: China, Korea & Japan

Blaeu, (Family)

China Veteribus Sinarum Regio nunc Incolis Tame Dicta, 1635

Size: 19.5 x 16.1 inches (49.5 x 40.9 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Blaeu's Map of China Featuring Fictitious Lakes and Rivers in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $900
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 635

Subject: Japan & Korea

Botero, Giovanni

Iaponia Regnum, 1596

Size: 8.3 x 5.8 inches (21.1 x 14.7 cm)
Estimate: $3,000 - $3,750
Rare First Derivative of Ortelius/Teixeira Map of Japan
Sold for: $2,200
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 176, Lot 570

Subject: Jordan & Iraq

Amman to El Jid, 1921

Size: 34.8 x 12.8 inches (88.4 x 32.5 cm)
Estimate: $275 - $375
Rare "Lap Map" Air Navigation Map
Sold for: $200
Closed on 2/12/2020

Auction 176, Lot 572

Subject: Constantinople, Turkey

Artaria, Carlo

Constantinople, 1820

Size: 28.3 x 14.8 inches (71.9 x 37.6 cm)
Estimate: $4,000 - $5,000
Very Rare View of Constantinople
Sold for: $2,750
Closed on 2/12/2020

Auction 176, Lot 575

Subject: Holy Land

Ortelius, Abraham

Abrahami Patriarchae Peregrinatio, et Vita, 1586

Size: 18.3 x 14 inches (46.5 x 35.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
Elaborate Map of the Holy Land, Illustrating the Life of Abraham
Unsold
Closed on 2/12/2020

Auction 176, Lot 604

Subject: Asia

Blaeu, Willem

Asia Noviter Delineata, 1635

Size: 21.9 x 16.3 inches (55.6 x 41.4 cm)
Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Magnificent Carte-a-Figures Map of Asia in Full Contemporary Color
Unsold
Closed on 2/12/2020

Auction 176, Lot 619

Subject: China

Ortelius, Abraham

Chinae, olim Sinarum Regionis, Nova Descriptio. Auctore Ludovico Georgio, 1584

Size: 18.4 x 14.4 inches (46.7 x 36.6 cm)
Estimate: $5,000 - $6,000
The First European-Printed Map of China in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $3,750
Closed on 2/12/2020

Auction 176, Lot 634

Subject: Southern Asia

Ptolemy/Fries

Tabula Nova Utriusque Indiae, 1541

Size: 17.6 x 11.7 inches (44.7 x 29.7 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,400
Early Map Depicting Southern and Southeast Asia
Sold for: $1,200
Closed on 2/12/2020

Auction 175, Lot 554

Subject: Holy Land

Mortier, Pierre

[2 Volumes] Historie des Ouden en Nieuwen Testaments, Verrykt met meer dan Vierhonderd Printverbeeldingen in Koper Gesneeden..., 1700

Size: 11.8 x 18 inches (30 x 45.7 cm)
Estimate: $1,800 - $2,100
Mortier's Dutch History of the Old and New Testaments with Five Maps
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 11/13/2019

Auction 175, Lot 560

Subject: Arabia

Blaeu, Johannes

Arabia, 1663

Size: 20.9 x 16.4 inches (53.1 x 41.7 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Blaeu's Uncommon Map of the Arabian Peninsula
Sold for: $1,350
Closed on 11/13/2019

Auction 175, Lot 569

Subject: Central Asia, Tibet

Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'

Carte Generale du Thibet ou Bout-Tan et des Pays de Kashgar et Hami Dressee sur les Cartes et Memoires des RR PP Jesuites de la Chine..., 1733

Size: 23 x 18.1 inches (58.4 x 46 cm)
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,500
First European Map of Tibet
Sold for: $750
Closed on 11/13/2019

Auction 175, Lot 582

Subject: China

Ortelius, Abraham

Chinae, olim Sinarum Regionis, Nova Descriptio. Auctore Ludovico Georgio, 1584

Size: 18.8 x 14.5 inches (47.8 x 36.8 cm)
Estimate: $5,500 - $6,500
The First European-Printed Map of China
Sold for: $4,000
Closed on 11/13/2019

Auction 175, Lot 589

Subject: China, Korea & Japan

Cantelli da Vignola/de Rossi

Il Regno della China detto Presentemente Catay, e Mangin. Diviso Sopra le Carte piu Esatte nelle sue Principali Provincie..., 1682

Size: 21.6 x 17.2 inches (54.9 x 43.7 cm)
Estimate: $1,800 - $2,100
Scarce Italian Map of the Chinese Empire
Unsold
Closed on 11/13/2019

Auction 175, Lot 591

Subject: Southeast Asia

Jansson, Jan

Indiae Orientalis Nova Descriptio, 1647

Size: 19.9 x 15.4 inches (50.5 x 39.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,500
Includes Discoveries Made by the Dutch "Duyfken" Exploration
Sold for: $1,100
Closed on 11/13/2019

Auction 175, Lot 592

Subject: Southeast Asia

Imray, James

[Lot of 6] East India Archipelago [Western Route to China, Chart No. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, & 6], 1879-84

Size: See Description
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Complete Set of Blueback Charts of the South China Sea
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 11/13/2019

Auction 174, Lot 659

Subject: Holy Land

Jansson, Jan

Palestina, sive Terrae Sanctae Descriptio, 1684

Size: 22.1 x 17 inches (56.1 x 43.2 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $2,000
Decorative Map Featuring 18 Biblical Scenes
Sold for: $1,300
Closed on 9/11/2019

Auction 174, Lot 705

Subject: China, Korea & Japan

Mercator/Hondius

China, 1619

Size: 18.3 x 13.5 inches (46.5 x 34.3 cm)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000
Hondius' Map of China, Korea, and Japan
Sold for: $1,800
Closed on 9/11/2019

Auction 174, Lot 716

Subject: East Indies - Indonesia

Mercator/Hondius

Insulae Indiae Orientalis Praecipuae, in Quibus Moluccae Celeberrimae sunt, 1630

Size: 18.4 x 13.4 inches (46.7 x 34 cm)
Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Hondius' Decorative Map of the Spice Islands
Sold for: $2,200
Closed on 9/11/2019
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