Dec 06, 2012 - Sale 2297

Sale 2297 - Lot 33

Price Realized: $ 2,640
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
CORONELLI, VICENZO MARIA. Two engraved gores picturing Japan, 470x295 mm greatest dimensions, wide margins; one hand-colored at a later date, the other uncolored; scattered minor foxing; matted. Venice, circa 1695

Additional Details

The uncolored gore pictures a large portion of China, the Korean peninsula and a portion of Japan. The colored gore shows a portion of Japan and Terra de Iesso (De Companijs Landt on earlier maps). The gores which are formatted for a 42" globe were issued in an atlas and were never really intended for use on a terrestrial globe. Walter 44.