Japan; J.N. Bellin - Carte de l´Empire du Japon - 1761-1780

Description
Japan; J.N. Bellin - Carte de l´Empire du Japon - 1761-1780
Detailed 18th century copper engraved map of Japan with nice cartouche

This well-known map of Japan, divided in districts or provinces is prepared by Jacques Nicolas Bellin.

Published around 1762 (dated in the title cartouche) in Prévost d´Exiles ´Histoire General des Voyages…´

Image 21,5 x 31cm on page of 24,5 x 36cm

Good condition. Some light age browning in the central fold, otherwise very clean and strong print. Nice hand colouring. Central fold, as issued. Reverse side blank.

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Japan
Map maker/ publisher
J.N. Bellin
Map/ Book title
Carte de l´Empire du Japon
Period
1761-1780
Condition
Good
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Detailed 18th century copper engraved map of Japan with nice cartouche
Size of the largest image
21.5×31 cm
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