TITLE/CONTENT OF MAP: 'Japan & Corea'Domestic: Flat-rate of $19.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.Location: This item ships from United Kingdom
Tokyo and Seoul are both marked o the map under their historic names of Yedo & King-ki-Tao respectively. Vignettes: Yedo; Coreans; State Barge. Marked on the map is Rondeholm and next to it "Fatsisio (place of exile for the Grandees of Japan)" [Hachijo-jima]
DATE PRINTED: 1851
IMAGE SIZE: Approx 36.5 x 26.5cm, 14.5 x 10.25 inches (Large)
TYPE: Antique engraved map by J Rapkin, published by John Tallis. Original outline hand colour, decorative border, and attractive inset vignette views
CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. However, please note: Tight bottom margin below caption.
VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain
ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Map drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin; vignette illustrations drawn by H Warren & engraved by JH Kernot. Published by John Tallis & Co
PROVENANCE: "Tallis's Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World, Geographical, Political, Commercial and Statistical", edited by R Montgomery Martin Esq., published by John Tallis and Company, London & New York. Please note that virtually all antique and vintage maps and prints have been extracted from books, atlases or newspapers.
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