China

Original antique and old maps of China. We offer authentic antique maps of East Asia with China, Japan and Korea. Also antique map of Hong Kong and Taiwan are for sale.
  • Laurent Fries:  Tabu. moder. Indiae

    M. & G. Trechsel, Lyon, 1535

    Early and important woodcut map of Asia by Laurent Fries after Martin Waldseemüller. This woodcut map comes from the 1535 Lyon edition of Ptolemy's Geographia . One of the earliest representations...

    Tabu. moder. Indiae
    1535 - Laurent Fries
    11895

    Antique woodcut map of the Asian continent. Printed in Lyon by M. & G. Trechsel in 1535.

    1 600,00 €
  • Abraham Ortelius:  Chinae, olim Sinarum Regionis, nova descriptio. Auctore Ludovico Georgio.

    A. Ortelius, Antwerp, circa 1587

    Ortelius' Stunning Map of China with Old Colour.Old coloured map of China by Abraham Ortelius. The map is oriented to the west, north is on the right side. This is the first map of China ever...

    Chinae, olim Sinarum Regionis, nova descriptio. Auctore Ludovico Georgio.
    1587 - Abraham Ortelius
    11521

    Old coloured map of China. Printed in Antwerp by A. Ortelius circa 1587.

    3 400,00 €
  • Jodocus Hondius:  China

    Henricus Hondius, Amsterdam, 1623

    Impressive antique map of China, Japan and Korea by Jodocus Hondius. First published in the Mercator-Hondius Atlas of 1606.At the beginning of the 17th century, little is known about this...

    China
    1623 - Jodocus Hondius
    12412

    Coloured map of China. Printed in Amsterdam by Henricus Hondius in 1623.

    1 950,00 €
  • Gerard Mercator:  Tartaria

    Johannes Cloppenburch, Amsterdam, 1630-36

    Scarce antique map of the Tartary by G. Mercator. Shows the Tartar Empire with Russia, the Caspian Sea in the west, the north of China with the Great Wall of China, Korea is still shown as an...

    Tartaria
    1630 - Gerard Mercator
    12593

    Antique map of the Tartary. Printed in Amsterdam by Johannes Cloppenburch in 1630.

    270,00 €
  • Gerard Mercator:  China

    Johannes Cloppenburch, Amsterdam, 1630-36

    Rare antique map of China by G. Mercator. Shows China with the Great Wall of China, Japan, Korea is still shown as an island and in the northeast with Alaska. From the scarce edition of the...

    China
    1630 - Gerard Mercator
    12594

    Antique map of China. Printed in Amsterdam by Johannes Cloppenburch in 1630.

    750,00 €
  • Willem Janszoon Blaeu:  China Veteribus Sinarum Regio nunc Incolis Tame dicta

    J. Blaeu, Amsterdam, 1634

    Blaeu's first Map of China.Old coloured map of China by Willem Blaeu. China is outlined in green and bounded by the Great Wall in the north. Korea is still depicted as an island. The...

    China Veteribus Sinarum Regio nunc Incolis Tame dicta
    1634 - Willem Janszoon Blaeu
    11508

    Old coloured map of China. Printed in Amsterdam by J. Blaeu in 1634.

    2 000,00 €
  • Johannes Janssonius:  Iaponiae Nova Descriptio

    J. Janssonius, Amsterdam, 1639-49

    Early Map of Japan with Korea as an Island.Old coloured antique map of Japan and Korea by J. Janssonius after Mercator-Hondius. In the west the coastline of China, Korea is shown as an...

    Iaponiae Nova Descriptio
    1639 - Johannes Janssonius
    12559

    Old coloured map of Japan - Korea. Printed in Amsterdam by J. Janssonius in 1639.

    1 800,00 €
  • Johannes Janssonius:  Iunnan, Queicheu, Quangsi et Quantung Provinciae Regni Sinensis ...

    G. Valk & P. Schenk, Amsterdam, 1720

    Janssonius' map of the south-western provinces of China, beautiful coloured by a contemporary hand. Re-issued by G. Valk and P. Schenk. Decorated with two figural cartouches, a legend and three...

    Iunnan, Queicheu, Quangsi et Quantung Provinciae Regni Sinensis ...
    1720 - Johannes Janssonius
    11277

    Old coloured map of Hainan, Southwest China. Printed in Amsterdam by G. Valk & P. Schenk in 1720.

    1 100,00 €
  • Joseph Stöcklein:  Die Insel Formosa neü abgemessen auf Befehl Kaysers Kamhi

    Augsburg, 1726-36

    Very rare and early map of Taiwan (Formosa) with the Penghu or Pescadores Islands and the coast line of Fujian, a part of the Chinese mainland. The map was published in Der Neue Welt Bott , a...

    Die Insel Formosa neü abgemessen auf Befehl Kaysers Kamhi
    1726 - Joseph Stöcklein
    11701

    Antique map of Formosa, Taiwan. Printed in Augsburg in the year 1726.

    1 100,00 €
  • Guillaume de l'Isle:  Carte de Tartarie Dressee sur les Relations de Plusieurs Voyageurs de Differentes Nations... /...

    Covens & Mortier, Amsterdam, circa 1730

    Old coloured antique map of Russia with Siberia and Korea after Guillaume de l'Isle. This is the Covens & Mortier edition of the detailed map by G. de l'Isle. Shows the Russian Empire from Moscow...

    Carte de Tartarie Dressee sur les Relations de Plusieurs Voyageurs de...
    1730 - Guillaume de l'Isle
    12453

    Old coloured map of Russia. Printed in Amsterdam by Covens & Mortier circa 1730.

    690,00 €
  • Homann Erben:  Regni Sinae vel Sinae propriae Mappa ...

    Homann Erben, Nuremberg, circa 1740

    Very detailed old coloured antique map of China by J. M. Haas, Homann Heirs. The map is based on the first precise map of China printed in Europe in 1735 by the French cartographer J. B. B...

    Regni Sinae vel Sinae propriae Mappa ...
    1740 - Homann Erben
    12185

    Old coloured map of China with Taiwan. Printed in Nuremberg by Homann Erben circa 1740.

    690,00 €
  • Jacques Nicolas Bellin:  Vusihyen / Hu Chew Fu, Hou-Tcheou-Fou

    Arkstee & Merkus, Leipzig, 1749

    Detailed map of Hu Chew Fu and Vusihyen in China by Nicolas Bellin. From the German edition of Prévost's "L'Histoire Générale des Voyages" by J. J. Schwabe in Leipzig.

    Vusihyen / Hu Chew Fu, Hou-Tcheou-Fou
    1749 - Jacques Nicolas Bellin
    10559

    Antique map of Vusihyen, Hu Chew Fu. Printed in Leipzig by Arkstee & Merkus in 1749.

    39,00 €
  • Jacques Nicolas Bellin:  Grundriss von der Ringmauer der Stadt Nanking oder Kyang-Ning-Fou Haupt-stadt der Provinz...

    Arkstee & Merkus, Leipzig, 1749

    Detailed map of Nanjing in the Province Jiangsu and Su Chew Fu in China by Nicolas Bellin. Two city plans on one sheet. From the German edition of Prévost's "L'Histoire Générale des Voyages" by J....

    Grundriss von der Ringmauer der Stadt Nanking oder Kyang-Ning-Fou...
    1749 - Jacques Nicolas Bellin
    10564

    Antique map of Su Chew Fu, Nanjing. Printed in Leipzig by Arkstee & Merkus in 1749.

    80,00 €
  • Anonymous:  Ch'onha chido [Atlas of all under Heaven]

    circa 1750

    A Scarce Korean Woodblock Atlas.Album with 9 woodblock maps from a traditional Korean woodblock atlas, printed mid 18th century. With a map of China with Korea and 8 maps of the provinces of...

    Ch'onha chido [Atlas of all under Heaven]
    1750 - Anonymous
    12080

    Korean Woodblock Atlas, Ch'onha-Chido, Mid 18th Century

    8 500,00 €
  • Anonymous:  Ch'onha Chido [Atlas of all under Heaven]

    circa 1780

    A Scarce Korean Manuscript Atlas.Album with 12 manuscript maps from a traditional Korean manuscript atlas, drawn in the late 18th century. With a China-centered world map (Chonha-Do), a map...

    Ch'onha Chido [Atlas of all under Heaven]
    1780 - Anonymous
    12081

    Korean Manuscript Atlas, Ch'onha-Chido, late 18th Century

    18 000,00 €
  • Anonymous:  Ch'onha Chido [Atlas of all under Heaven]

    circa 1820

    A Scarce Korean Manuscript Atlas.Album with 11 manuscript maps from a traditional Korean manuscript atlas, drawn in the early 19th century. With a China-centered world map (Chonha-Do), a map...

    Ch'onha Chido [Atlas of all under Heaven]
    1820 - Anonymous
    12082

    Korean Manuscript Atlas, Ch'onha-Chido, early 19th Century

    12 000,00 €
  • Abraham Ortelius:  Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni Typus

    Antwerp, 1570

    First state of the Tartary map by A. Ortelius. Showing large part of Asia from Black Sea with Russia, parts of China, a curious early treatment of Japan and an early treatment of the West Coast of...

    Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni Typus
    1570 - Abraham Ortelius
    11686

    Coloured map of the Tartary. Printed in Antwerp in the year 1570.

  • Abraham Ortelius:  Indiae Orientalis Insularumque Adiacientium Typus

    Gielis van Diest, Antwerp, 1570

    Rare first edition, first state of Ortelius' striking map of Southeast Asia.Rare and important first edition of the beautiful Southeast Asia map of Abraham Ortelius. From the first 'modern'...

    Indiae Orientalis Insularumque Adiacientium Typus
    1570 - Abraham Ortelius
    11762

    Antique map of Southeast Asia. Printed in Antwerp by Gielis van Diest in 1570.

  • Abraham Ortelius:  Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni Typus

    Antwerp, 1584

    Beautiful original old coloured copper engraved map of the Tartary by A. Ortelius. Showing large part of Asia from Black Sea with Russia, parts of China, a curious early treatment of Japan and an...

    Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni Typus
    1584 - Abraham Ortelius
    11336

    Old coloured map of the Northwestern US, Tartary. Printed in Antwerp in the year 1584.

  • Gerard Mercator:  India Orientalis

    H. Hondius, Amsterdam, circa 1606

    Beautiful coloured map of India, the Malay Peninsula, China and the Philippines, Thailand and Cambodia and parts of Sumatra with Borneo from a French edition of the Mercator-Hondius Atlas. With two...

    India Orientalis
    1606 - Gerard Mercator
    10687

    Coloured map of the Philippines, Thailand, China, India. Printed in Amsterdam by H. Hondius circa 1606.

  • Frederick de Wit:  Magnae Tartariae, Magni Mogolis Imperii, Iaponiae et Chinae, Nova Descriptio

    Amsterdam, circa 1670

    Original hand coloured engraved map of Siberia / Tartaria with China, Japan and the peninsulas of Korea by Frederick de Wit. One beautiful coloured cartouche.

    Magnae Tartariae, Magni Mogolis Imperii, Iaponiae et Chinae, Nova...
    1670 - Frederick de Wit
    10101

    Coloured map of Russia, Korea, Japan. Printed in Amsterdam circa 1670.

  • Pieter van der Aa:  L'Ile de Formosa, ou sont exactement marquez les bancs de sables, rochers et brasses d'eau, le...

    P. van der Aa, Leyden, circa 1720

    A rare sea chart showing the southwest part of Taiwan (Formosa) together with the Penghu Islands (Pescadores). Oriented to the east.From Galerie Agréable du Monde , a sixty-six volume atlas...

    L'Ile de Formosa, ou sont exactement marquez les bancs de sables,...
    1720 - Pieter van der Aa
    11480

    Coloured sea chart of Formosa, Taiwan. Printed in Leyden by P. van der Aa circa 1720.

  • Covens and Mortier:  Carte Des Indes et de la Chine Dressee sur plusieurs Relations particulieres Rectifees par...

    Covens & Mortier, Amsterdam, circa 1720

    Old coloured antique map of East Asia with India, the Malay Peninsula, China and the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Sumatra with Borneo, Japan and Korea. Covens & Mortier's edition of Guillaume de...

    Carte Des Indes et de la Chine Dressee sur plusieurs Relations...
    1720 - Covens and Mortier
    12442

    Old coloured map of Southeast Asia. Printed in Amsterdam by Covens & Mortier circa 1720.

  • Emanuel Bowen:  A New & Accurate Map of China. Drawn from Surveys made by the Jesuit Missionaries, by Order of...

    E. Bowen, London, 1747

    Bowen's map of China from 'A Complete System of Geography'. With an elaborate allegorical cartouche and a compass rose. Includes Korea and Formosa and advertising notes and observations on China.

    A New & Accurate Map of China. Drawn from Surveys made by the Jesuit...
    1747 - Emanuel Bowen
    11032

    Antique map of China. Printed in London by E. Bowen in 1747.

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