Original Copperplate Map

Original Copper Engraved Antique Map M Seutter Japan


Original Copper Engraved Antique Map M Seutter Japan
Original Copper Engraved Antique Map M Seutter Japan
Original Copper Engraved Antique Map M Seutter Japan
Original Copper Engraved Antique Map M Seutter Japan

Original Copper Engraved Antique Map M Seutter Japan    Original Copper Engraved Antique Map M Seutter Japan
Copper engraved map of Japan. Title: Regni Japoniae Nova Mappa Geographica..

560mm x 485mm (22" x 19.1"). The map is based on Englebert Kaempfer's map of 1727. It shows a distorted outline for the Island of Japan, and a wonderful decorative cartouche top left.

Along the bottom border are coins representing coats of arms of Japanese nobility and royalty. The map was engraved by Tobias Conrad Lotter. Map is in Very Good Condition. Original colour with later additions.

With good margins approx 1.5cm beyond plate mark. Heavy paper with some minor creases mainly in the borders. Cartouche coloured, map presents very well. The item "Original Copper Engraved Antique Map M Seutter Japan" is in sale since Sunday, August 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Asia Maps". The seller is "hscollins2" and is located in Ascot. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  1. Cartographer/Publisher: Matthias Seutter
  2. Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  3. Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  4. Year: circa 1740
  5. Country/Region: Japan

Original Copper Engraved Antique Map M Seutter Japan    Original Copper Engraved Antique Map M Seutter Japan