(SALE) Antique map of Asia / Virtual Rare Map Fair
Title: [Antique map of Asia] Asia Accutarissime Descripta.
Author: Witsen, N. / P. Schenk.
PlaceAndYear: Amsterdam, c. 1700.
Description: Pieter Schenk was one of the oustanding Amsterdam publishers of maps and atlases at the end of the 17th century.Nicloas Witsen, cartographer and diplomat played an unique role in introducing Russian geographical sources to Western European cartography. Pieter Schenk's map of Asia reflects the new knowledge of Asia's northeast extremity.Ref.: Michael Sweet, Asia, map 69.
Dimensions: 490 x 580 mm
Reference: l Sweer Asia, map 69.
Colouring: fine original colouring
Condition: top and bottom remargined, otherwise in very good cond.
PRICE REDUCED FROM EURO 1400.- TO EURO 950.-. COSTS ARE EXTRA.
- Number: 1010314
- Dealer: Speculum Orbis Nauticum