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[A classic early 17th century map of China]

image of China. show larger image


HONDIUS, Jodocus.
China. Amsterdam, 1623, French text edition. Original colour. 350 x 460mm.
Interesting map of China, also showing Korea as an island, a distorted Japan and the tip of north-west America. Decorations include a land-yacht, a junk, seamonster and a western galleon, and a crucifixion scene within a strapwork cartouche.
[Ref: 17883]    £2,700.00 ($3,559 • €3,021 rates)

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