Jun 23, 2022 - Sale 2610

Sale 2610 - Lot 49

Price Realized: $ 292
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(CHINA.) Two small format seventeenth-century double-page engraved maps of China and Korea. 14 1/2x9 1/2 inches each sheet size, wide margins; original hand-color in outline; one minor edge repair. Paris, 1652; 1670

Additional Details

- Nicolas Sanson. Royaume de la Chine. Depicts Korea as an island and part of the Philippines.

- Nicolas Sanson; and Pierre Mariette. Abbrege de la Chine du R.P. Bouyn Jesuiste. Scarce little map based on Polish Jesuit missionary Michal Piotr Boym's geography of the region.