The Gentleman’s Online Auction

November 09, 2017

LOT 615

Lot 615

Johannes (Joan) Blaeu (1596-1673)

Johannes (Joan) Blaeu (1596-1673)
Lot 615 Details
Johannes (Joan) Blaeu (1596-1673)


hand coloured copper engraved map of China, Korea and Japan from the Jesuit Martino Martini's Atlas Sinensis
sheet 20.5 x 25.4 in — 52 x 64.5 cm

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $300
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


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LOT 615

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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