Eastern Asia Korea Japan China Manchuria Mongolia 1840 Archer fine mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Central Asia No. 3 Eastern Division.
(Asia, Korea, Japan, China, Mongolia, Manchuria, Yellow Sea, Sea of Japan, Karakorum, Bejing).
Issued c. 1840, London. Engraved by J. Archer.
Fine engraved map, with lovely original hand color. Fine decorative charm added by the tiny compass rose with globe topped by fleur-de-lys above the title at lower left.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 10 1/2" H x 13" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 9" H x 11 1/8" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.