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Auction 190, Lot 559

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Adrichom, Christian van

Ierusalem et Suburbia Eius, Sicut Tempore Christi Floruit, cum Locis, in Quibus Christus Passus Est: quae Religiose a Christianis Observata, Etia nu Venerationi Habetur Descripta, 1682

Size: 29.4 x 19.9 inches (74.7 x 50.5 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Adrichom's Influential Bird's-Eye Plan of Jerusalem
Unsold
Closed on 11/16/2022

Auction 190, Lot 580

Subject: Asia

Blaeu, Willem

Asia Noviter Delineata, 1635

Size: 21.9 x 16.1 inches (55.6 x 40.9 cm)
Estimate: $3,250 - $4,000
Magnificent Carte-a-Figures Map of Asia in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $2,400
Closed on 11/16/2022

Auction 190, Lot 581

Subject: Asia

Witsen, Nicolaas

Asia Accuratissime Descripta ex Omnibus, quae Hactenus Extiterunt Imprimis Viri Ampliff..., 1705

Size: 23 x 19.3 inches (58.4 x 49 cm)
Estimate: $900 - $1,100
Shows Witsen's Important Updates that Influenced Other Dutch Cartographers
Sold for: $850
Closed on 11/16/2022

Auction 190, Lot 593

Subject: Exploration & Surveys, China

Voyage dans l'Interieur de la Chine, et en Tartarie, fait dans les Annees 1792, 1793 et 1794, par Lord Macartney..., 1804

Size: 8.5 x 11.4 inches (21.6 x 29 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Atlas Volume to the Macartney Embassey to China Complete with 3 Maps and 38 Plates
Sold for: $1,100
Closed on 11/16/2022

Auction 190, Lot 594

Subject: Taiwan

Valentyn, Francois

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

Size: 22 x 17.4 inches (55.9 x 44.2 cm)
Estimate: $3,500 - $4,250
Rare and Desirable Early Map of Taiwan
Unsold
Closed on 11/16/2022

Auction 190, Lot 595

Subject: China, Korea & Japan

Mercator/Hondius

China, 1623

Size: 18.1 x 13.5 inches (46 x 34.3 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
Hondius' Map of China, Korea, and Japan
Unsold
Closed on 11/16/2022

Auction 190, Lot 602

Subject: Japan & Korea

Briet, Philippe

Royaume du Iapon Designe par le Pere Ph: Briet, de la Compagnie de Iesus…, 1658

Size: 20.5 x 14.6 inches (52.1 x 37.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
Uncommon French Map of Japan
Unsold
Closed on 11/16/2022

Auction 190, Lot 604

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: $1,200 - $1,500
Seutter's Decorative Map of Japan Based on Kaempfer
Unsold
Closed on 11/16/2022

Auction 190, Lot 622

Subject: Southern & Southeast Asia

Elwe, Jan Barend

[On 4 Sheets] Partie de la Nouvelle Grande Carte des Indes Orientales..., 1792

Size: 23.9 x 19.9 inches (60.7 x 50.5 cm)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000
Superb Wall-Sized Map in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $1,800
Closed on 11/16/2022

Auction 189, Lot 560

Subject: Holy Land

Ortelius, Abraham

Abrahami Patriarchae Peregrinatio, et Vita, 1586

Size: 18.4 x 14.1 inches (46.7 x 35.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,100 - $1,400
Elaborate Map of the Holy Land, Illustrating the Life of Abraham
Sold for: $700
Closed on 9/14/2022

Auction 189, Lot 566

Subject: Holy Land

Dapper, Olivier

Asia, oder Genaue und Grundliche Beschreibung des Gantzen Syrien und Palestine..., 1688

Size: 8.3 x 13.1 inches (21.1 x 33.3 cm)
Estimate: $3,500 - $4,500
Superb Volume on Syria and Palestine with 39 Maps and Views
Sold for: $2,000
Closed on 9/14/2022

Auction 189, Lot 581

Subject: Asia

Ortelius, Abraham

Asiae Nova Descriptio, 1571

Size: 19.6 x 14.8 inches (49.8 x 37.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Rare First Plate of Ortelius' Important Map of Asia
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 9/14/2022

Auction 189, Lot 584

Subject: Asia

Blaeu, Willem

Asia Noviter Delineata, 1643

Size: 21.9 x 16.3 inches (55.6 x 41.4 cm)
Estimate: $3,500 - $4,250
Magnificent Carte-a-Figures Map of Asia in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $2,500
Closed on 9/14/2022

Auction 189, Lot 588

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..., 1730

Size: 38 x 23 inches (96.5 x 58.4 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Superb Two-Sheet Map of Asia with Geographical Inaccuracies
Sold for: $1,200
Closed on 9/14/2022

Auction 189, Lot 594

Subject: China

Ortelius, Abraham

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

Size: 18.5 x 14.5 inches (47 x 36.8 cm)
Estimate: $5,000 - $6,000
The First European-Printed Map of China
Unsold
Closed on 9/14/2022

Auction 189, Lot 597

Subject: China & Korea

Jansson/Valck & Schenk

Imperii Sinarum Nova Descriptio, 1700

Size: 20.6 x 18.4 inches (52.3 x 46.7 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Map of China Based on Father Martino Martini's Travels
Unsold
Closed on 9/14/2022

Auction 188, Lot 50

Subject: Persuasive Maps, Russo-Japanese War

A Humorous Diplomatic Atlas of Europe and Asia, 1904

Size: 22.8 x 16.4 inches (57.9 x 41.7 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
Japanese Propaganda Map Depicting the Russian Octopus
Sold for: $2,000
Closed on 6/22/2022

Auction 188, Lot 632

Subject: Asia, Atlases

Sanson, Nicolas

L'Asie en Plusieurs Cartes Nouvelles, et Exactes; & en Divers Traittes de Geographie, et d'Histoire..., 1652

Size: 7.5 x 10.2 inches (19.1 x 25.9 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
First Edition of Sanson's Quarto Atlas of Asia in Contemporary Color
Sold for: $2,100
Closed on 6/22/2022

Auction 188, Lot 646

Subject: Southern China

Blaeu, Johannes

Quantung, Imperii Sinarum Provincia Duodecima, 1655

Size: 19.3 x 16 inches (49 x 40.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,900 - $2,200
Old Color Example of Jesuit Map of Hong Kong & Canton
Unsold
Closed on 6/22/2022

Auction 188, Lot 648

Subject: Taiwan

Aa, Pieter van der

L'Ile de Formosa, ou sont Exactement Marquez les Bancs de Sables, Rochers et Brasses d'Eau..., 1720

Size: 13.8 x 11.4 inches (35.1 x 29 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Early Map of Taiwan
Sold for: $1,400
Closed on 6/22/2022

Auction 188, Lot 654

Subject: Japan & Korea

Mercator/Hondius

Iaponia, 1634

Size: 17.4 x 13.4 inches (44.2 x 34 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Hondius' Richly Ornamented Map of Japan
Sold for: $1,100
Closed on 6/22/2022

Auction 188, Lot 661

Subject: Southeast Asia

Jansson, Jan

Indiae Orientalis Nova Descriptio, 1634

Size: 19.8 x 15.3 inches (50.3 x 38.9 cm)
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,500
Includes Discoveries Made by the Dutch "Duyfken" Exploration
Sold for: $800
Closed on 6/22/2022

Auction 187, Lot 575

Subject: Holy Land

Ortelius, Abraham

Abrahami Patriarchae Peregrinatio, et Vita, 1586

Size: 18.4 x 14.1 inches (46.7 x 35.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,100 - $1,400
Elaborate Map of the Holy Land, Illustrating the Life of Abraham
Unsold
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 585

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Schedel, Hartmann

Destruccio Iherosolime, 1493

Size: 21.6 x 10.2 inches (54.9 x 25.9 cm)
Estimate: $950 - $1,200
Schedel's Woodcut View of Jerusalem
Sold for: $700
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 600

Subject: Asia

Munster, Sebastian

Die Lander Asie nach Ihrer Gelegenheit bisz in India/ Werden in Dieser Tafeln Verzeichnet, 1578

Size: 13.5 x 10.1 inches (34.3 x 25.7 cm)
Estimate: $950 - $1,200
One of the Earliest Maps of the Whole Continent of Asia
Sold for: $850
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 601

Subject: Asia

Wit, Frederick de

Asiae Nova Descriptio, 1660

Size: 22.2 x 17.4 inches (56.4 x 44.2 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
De Wit's Carte-a-Figures Map of Asia
Sold for: $1,200
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 612

Subject: China

Ortelius, Abraham

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

Size: 18.5 x 14.5 inches (47 x 36.8 cm)
Estimate: $5,500 - $6,500
The First European-Printed Map of China
Unsold
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 614

Subject: China

Nieuhoff, Johann

L'Ambassade de la Compagnie Orientale des Provinces Unies vers l'Empereur de la Chine, ou Grand Cam de Tartarie..., 1665

Size: 9.6 x 14.6 inches (24.4 x 37.1 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
Nieuhoff's Important Description of the Chinese Empire
Sold for: $3,750
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 616

Subject: China, Korea & Japan

Blaeu, (Family)

China Veteribus Sinarum Regio nunc Incolis Tame Dicta, 1641

Size: 19.8 x 16.2 inches (50.3 x 41.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Blaeu's Map of China Featuring Fictitious Lakes and Rivers in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $700
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 617

Subject: China, Korea & Japan

Blaeu, Johannes

Novus Atlas Sinensis a Martino Martinio..., 1655

Size: 14.1 x 22 inches (35.8 x 55.9 cm)
Estimate: $16,000 - $19,000
Blaeu's Complete Atlas of China & Japan in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $12,000
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 618

Subject: China & Korea

Jansson/Valck & Schenk

Imperii Sinarum Nova Descriptio, 1700

Size: 20.6 x 18.4 inches (52.3 x 46.7 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Map of China Based on Father Martino Martini's Travels
Unsold
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 630

Subject: East Indies - Indonesia

Mercator/Hondius

Insulae Indiae Orientalis Praecipuae, in Quibus Moluccae Celeberrimae Sunt, 1609

Size: 18.7 x 13.5 inches (47.5 x 34.3 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Hondius' Decorative Map of the Spice Islands
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 186, Lot 67

Subject: Persuasive Maps, Russo-Japanese War

A Humorous Diplomatic Atlas of Europe and Asia, 1904

Size: 22.5 x 16.5 inches (57.2 x 41.9 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
Japanese Propaganda Map Depicting the Russian Octopus
Sold for: $1,850
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 638

Subject: Holy Land

Adrichom, Christian van

Situs Terrae Promissionis SS Bibliorum Intelligentiam Exacte Aperiens, 1590

Size: 39.9 x 14 inches (101.3 x 35.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Adrichom's Influential Map of the Holy Land
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 644

Subject: Holy Land

Jansson, Jan

Palestina, sive Terrae Sanctae Descriptio, 1677

Size: 22.5 x 17 inches (57.2 x 43.2 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
Decorative Map Featuring 18 Biblical Scenes
Sold for: $1,100
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 652

Subject: Arabia

Ptolemy/Waldseemuller

Sexta Asie Tabula, 1513

Size: 22 x 11.9 inches (55.9 x 30.2 cm)
Estimate: $4,500 - $5,500
Waldseemuller's Rare Ptolemaic Map of Arabia
Sold for: $3,250
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 657

Subject: Central Asia

Ptolemy/Waldseemuller

Octava Asie Tabula, 1520

Size: 20 x 14.8 inches (50.8 x 37.6 cm)
Estimate: $2,300 - $2,750
Rare, Early Woodblock Map Based on Ptolemy
Sold for: $1,700
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 658

Subject: Asia

Ortelius, Abraham

Asiae Nova Descriptio, 1572

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
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 661

Subject: Asia, Atlas

Sanson/Mariette

[Composite Atlas of Asia] Cartes d'Asie, 1646-65

Size: 12.4 x 17.8 inches (31.5 x 45.2 cm)
Estimate: $4,750 - $6,000
Includes 14 Maps of Asia in Contemporary Color
Sold for: $3,500
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 670

Subject: Southern China

Blaeu, Johannes

Quantung, Imperii Sinarum Provincia Duodecima, 1655

Size: 19.3 x 16 inches (49 x 40.6 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Old Color Example of Jesuit Map of Hong Kong & Canton
Unsold
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 673

Subject: Taiwan

Valentyn, Francois

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

Size: 22 x 17.4 inches (55.9 x 44.2 cm)
Estimate: $3,500 - $4,250
Rare and Desirable Early Map of Taiwan
Unsold
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 674

Subject: Beijing, China

A Map and History of Peiping; Formerly Known as Peking; Capital of Provinces, Princedoms, and Kingdoms Since 1121 B.C...., 1936

Size: 28.2 x 31.8 inches (71.6 x 80.8 cm)
Estimate: $2,200 - $2,500
Elaborate Pictorial Map Celebrating Beijing
Sold for: $1,600
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 676

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: $1,300
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 677

Subject: Japan & Korea

Coronelli, Vincenzo Maria

Isola del Giapone e Penisola di Corea..., 1692

Size: 24.3 x 18 inches (61.7 x 45.7 cm)
Estimate: $2,100 - $2,400
Coronelli's Superbly Decorative Map of Japan & Korea
Sold for: $1,300
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 681

Subject: Southeast Asia

Coronelli, Vincenzo Maria

Isole dell' Indie, Divise in Filippine, Molucche, e della Sonda, 1695

Size: 24.1 x 18 inches (61.2 x 45.7 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,400
Striking Map of Southeast Asia in Pristine Condition
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 693

Subject: Sri Lanka

Gill, MacDonald

Landkaart van Ceylon toon aan haar Tee & Ander Nywerhede, 1933

Size: 24.2 x 38.5 inches (61.5 x 97.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000
Afrikaans Edition of Gill's Map of Sri Lanka
Sold for: $1,300
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 694

Subject: Southern & Southeast Asia

Ortelius, Abraham

Indiae Orientalis, Insularumque Adiacientium Typus, 1572

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 2/9/2022

Auction 185, Lot 623

Subject: Istanbul, Turkey

Jonghe, Clement de

Constantinopolis, 1675

Size: 20 x 13.2 inches (50.8 x 33.5 cm)
Estimate: $2,500 - $3,250
Superb, Rare View of Istanbul with Tri-Lingual Verses
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 11/17/2021

Auction 185, Lot 640

Subject: Arabia

Ptolemy/Waldseemuller

Sexta Asie Tabula, 1513

Size: 21.9 x 11.8 inches (55.6 x 30 cm)
Estimate: $3,750 - $4,750
Waldseemuller's Rare Ptolemaic Map of Arabia
Sold for: $2,750
Closed on 11/17/2021

Auction 185, Lot 646

Subject: Iran, World War II

[World War II Propaganda Map - The Iranian Empire and its Neighbors], 1942

Size: 27 x 19.4 inches (68.6 x 49.3 cm)
Estimate: $900 - $1,200
Rare Farsi Propaganda Map from World War II
Sold for: $450
Closed on 11/17/2021
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