Auction 121, Lot 744

"Colton's Japan Nippon, Kiusiu, Sikok, Yesso and the Japanese Kuriles", Colton, Joseph Hutchins

Subject: Japan

Period: 1855 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

15.7 x 12.8 inches
39.9 x 32.5 cm

An attractive map with insets of Yesso and the Japanese Kuriles, and the Bay of Nagasaki. The map was compiled from the maps of Siebold and the surveys of the U.S. expedition to Japan in 1841. This issue was published by Johnson and Browning.


Condition: A

Lightly toned with a small spot in left margin, else fine.

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/26/2007