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Blaeu (Johan & Willem)

China veteribus sinarum regio nunc incolis tame dicta, Eastern China, with Japan, Korea as an island, and the northern Philippines, a large decorative title cartouche supported by Chinese courtly costume figures, upper right, and an armorial dedication cartouche to Theodore Bas, director of the Dutch East India Company, lower centre, European sailing ships and Chinese junks, engraved map with original hand-colouring, 410 x 500 mm (16 x 19 3/4 in), Dutch text on verso, a repaired split and some creasing on the central vertical fold, a horizontal crease, some browning, Amsterdam, [c.1640]

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Blaeu (Johan & Willem) China veteribus sinarum regio

Estimate £800 - £1,200May 29