Auction 148, Lot 658

"Plan de la Baye d'Awatska... [on sheet with] Plan du Typa ou de Macao [and] Partie du Japon ou Nipon", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Eastern Asia

Period: 1780 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Encyclopedique

Color: Black & White

Size:
9.3 x 13.6 inches
23.6 x 34.5 cm

Copper engraving with detailed maps of Kamchatka, part of Japan, and the island of Macao. The Kamchatka map includes an inset: Plan du Havre de St. Pierre et St. Paul. Soundings, anchorages, and topographical details are shown. Engraved by Andre.

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Condition: A

On watermarked paper with a few small spots and minor offsetting.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $75

Closed on 2/19/2014

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