Coloured map of Australia, Japan, Southeast Asia. Printed in Venice in the year 1697.

More details

Reference 10880

Sold

Description

Important Asia map of V.M. Coronelli showing southeast Asia with Australia and Japan. Many discoveries around and in Australia are described with dates, place and discoverer. The map was concept as double sheet map, this is the eastern important sheet only.

Details

CartographerVincenzo Maria Coronelli
Title[Asia]
Publisher, YearVenice, 1697
Plate Size60.3 x 45.1 cm (23.7 x 17.8 inches)
Sheet Size65.0 x 47.6 cm (25.6 x 18.7 inches)

Condition

Small left margin, excellent conditions in nice colours.

Cartographer

Vincenzo Coronelli, a Franciscan priest lived most of his life in Venice and was born 1650. He was well known because of his mathematician and geographical knowledge and became the greatest Italian cartographer of the late 17th century. He published a large two volume Atlante Veneto and became Cosmographer to the Venetian Republic. He also produced large celestial and terrestrial globes. He died in 1718.

Images to Download

If you like to download the image of this map with a resolution of 1200 pixels, please follow the link below.

You can use this image for publication on your personal or commercial websites for free if you set a link to this website. If you need photographs with a higher resolution, please contact us.

Vincenzo Maria Coronelli: [Asia].
Coloured map of Australia, Japan, Southeast Asia. Printed in Venice in the year 1697.

Pacific Ocean - Coronelli, Vincenzo Maria - [Asia]

Accept This website uses cookies. For details please click here.