Asia China Tibet Arabia Russian Empire Tartary 1760 interesting antique map

September 7th 2017 -

Asia China Tibet Arabia Russian Empire Tartary 1760 interesting antique map

China, Tibet, Russian Empire, Persia, Arabia, Mogul Empire, New Holland, etc. Stone monument cartouche top right. Australia shown joined to New Guinea. A mysterious undefined “Company Land” is seen top right corner off northern coast of Japan in Sea of Corea. China crunched in by Tartary and Thibet (Tibet). Issued Dublin, 1760 by Jefferys also possible plate is an unsigned re-engraving by the Dublin engraver Wheatley. Interesting antique copper engraved 18th-century map, with pleasing full hand color. Relatively few examples are encountered with such attractive detailed coloring. The image display a cartographic style quite unique to this historical era. Utterly unlike anything produced today and of modern aesthetic appeal for this reason. Print paper and engraved area remains well preserved. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan, small stain lower right corner, nothing offensive or severe, overall remains visually attractive and historically interesting. Original fold lines as issued. Nice old antique map, entirely worthy of display, resale, gift-giving, etc. 9 1/2″ W x 7 1/2″ H. Printed area measures c. 8 3/4″ W x 7″ H. Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous minor thin creases or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price. A picture is worth a thousand words. The photos are a major part of the item description. Please examine them closely, as what you see is what we will send you. Note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws. We unconditionally guarantee everything we sell to be authentic- an original antique item as described. 30+ years full-time international antiquarian dealer. Powered by SixBit’s eCommerce Solution. The item “Asia China Tibet Arabia Russian Empire Tartary 1760 interesting antique map” is in sale since Thursday, March 09, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps”. The seller is “oldmapsoldbooks” and is located in Dover, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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