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MALLET, Alain Manesson. [Miniature map of China]
La Chine. Paris, 1683. Coloured. 150 x 105mm.
Miniature map of China, Taiwan, Philippines, Korea and Kyushu (Japan), published in the Description de l'Univers.
[Ref: 17333]    £200.00 ($269 • €227 rates)


LOON, Jan van. [17th century map of China]
Imperii Sinarum Nova Descriptio. Amsterdam: Schenk & Valk, c.1690. Original colour with additions. 465 x 520mm.
Decorative map of China, with ornate cartouches for the title and scale. Van Loon's map first appeared in Jansson's 'Atlas Novus' in 1658, and as a late addition to the atlas is relatively uncommon. This example was published by Schenk & Valk from the 1690s, with their names added under the vignette sea battle.
[Ref: 11964]    £1,200.00 ($1,614 • €1,363 rates)


WINTER, Antony van. [A scarce 17th century map of China]
Imperii Sinarum Nova Descriptio. Hamburg: Zacharias Herteln & Thomas von Weiring, 1696. 310 x 405mm.
A map of China, based on Blaeu but not including Japan, engraved by van Winter. It is an uncommon map because it did not appear in an atlas but as an illustration to Martino Martini's account of China, included in ''Des Welt-berühmten Adami Olearii'', an edition of Adam Olearius.
[Ref: 17997]    £1,350.00 ($1,816 • €1,534 rates)


ANVILLE, Jean Baptiste B. D'. [Important French map of China by D'Anville]
Carte Generale de la Chine Dressée sur les Cartes Particulieresque l'Empereur Cang-Hi a fait lever sur les Lieux R.R.P.P. Jésuites Missionaires dans cet Empire. Paris, 1737. Original colour. 620 x 520mm. Verdigris weaknesses reinforced on verso. Ink collector's stamp showing through from back.
One of the general maps of China from D'Anville's 'Nouvelle Atlas de Chine', the most important set of maps of China since the Blaeu/Martini atlas. With two chinoiserie cartouches.
[Ref: 11988]    £950.00 ($1,278 • €1,079 rates)


DU HALDE, Johann Baptiste. [The Province of Sichuan]
Province XI Se-Chwen ... London: T.Gardner for E. Cave, 1738-41. Coloured. 420 x 480mm.
Showing the XI Province 'Se-Chwen'. Includes a table of latitudes and longitudes. Engraved by Emanuel Bowen, this is from an English Edition of Du Halde's 'Descriptions De La Chine'.
[Ref: 16296]    £320.00 ($430 • €364 rates)


DU HALDE, Johann Baptiste. [The Province of Huquang]
Province IX Hu-Quang... London: T.Gardner for E. Cave, 1738-41. Coloured. 470 x 420mm.
Showing the IX Province 'Hu-Quang'. The course of the missionaries progress through the region is marked on the map. Engraved by Emanuel Bowen, this is from an English Edition of Du Halde's 'Descriptions De La Chine'.
[Ref: 16297]    £300.00 ($404 • €341 rates)


DU HALDE, Johann Baptiste. [The Chinese Province of Henan]
Province VII Ho-Nan, Drawn on the Spot by the Peres Regis de Mailla and Henderer in the Year 1714... London: T.Gardner for E. Cave, 1738-41. Coloured 330 x 330mm.
Showing the VII Province of China, 'Ho-Nan'. Engraved by Emanuel Bowen, this is from an English Edition of Du Halde's 'Descriptions De La Chine'.
[Ref: 16299]    £275.00 ($370 • €312 rates)


DU HALDE, Johann Baptiste. [The Chinese Province of Kyang-Si]
Province III Kyang-Si Drawn on ye Spot by ye Peres de Tartre & Cordoso in the Year 1714... London: T.Gardner for E. Cave, 1738-41. Coloured. 350 x 285mm. Close margin on right. Chipped corner bottom right.
Showing the III Province of China, 'Kyang-Si'. Includes a table of latitudes and longitudes and an explanation of pace names. The prefix 'FU' denotes a city of the first rank; 'Chew', a city of the second rank; 'Hyen' a city of the third rank. Engraved by Emanuel Bowen, this is from an English Edition of Du Halde's 'Descriptions De La Chine'.
[Ref: 16301]    £240.00 ($323 • €273 rates)


HARRIS, John. [18th Century town plan of Peking]
Plans of the Old & New City of Peking ye Metropolis of China. London, 1746. Coloured. 350 x 215mm.
Published in John Harris’ 'Navigantium atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca, or Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels'.
[Ref: 17480]    £400.00 ($538 • €454 rates)


BELLIN, Jacques-Nicolas. [18th century map of China]
L'Empire de La Chine... Paris, 1748. Coloured. 300 x 415mm.
China, Korea, and the islands Taiwan (Tay-wan ou Formose) and Haynan, from Prevost's 'Histoire Générale des Voyages'.
[Ref: 16011]    £380.00 ($511 • €432 rates)


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