Auction 125, Lot 752

"Imperii Russici et Tartariae Universae tam majoris et Asiaticae quam minoris et Europae Tabula…", Haas/Homann Heirs

Subject: Northern Asia, Russian Empire

Period: 1739 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21.3 x 18.5 inches
54.1 x 47 cm

Finely engraved and detailed map covering all of the region from the Baltic Sea across Siberia and south into China including Korea, Japan and Formosa. The eastern coastline is taking shape with the formation of the Kamchatka peninsula. The Terra Eso is still a bit misshapen and the region formerly labeled Companies Land is named Terra Societatis Batavicae.

References:

Condition: B+

Faint damp stains in blank margins.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $350

Closed on 9/24/2008

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