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China, Korea, Japan. A New Mapp of ye Empire of China

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
475
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

China, Korea, Japan. A New Mapp of ye Empire of China. London: Blome, 1669.
Copper-plate map, engraved by Wenceslas Hollar (1607-1677) double-page small folio, hand-colored, on watermarked laid paper, a weak impression, marginal chipping, some short tears, the sheet 17 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600


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China, Japan, Korea, London

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