Asian Continent Company's Land Ottoman Empire Arabia China 1756 Jefferys mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Asia, Ottoman Empire, Arabian Peninsula, Persia, Iran, Serbia, Russia, India, Tibet, China, Southeast Asia, Japan, Korea, Land of Jesso, Company's Land, Philippines, New Holland, Australia).
Issued 1756, London. Engraved by Jefferys.
Charming mid-18th century engraved map, with lovely hand color. Decorative title at top right.
Note how Australia is shown attached to New Guinea. Of note for the partial outline of the apocryphal Company's Land at top right above Japan.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 7 7/8" H x 9 3/4" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2.