China Japan Korea Siam Annam Tibet SE Asia 1860 Stulpnagel scarce old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
China und Japan.
Issued 1860 (1859), Gotha Germany by Perthes for Ad. Stieler. Cartography by F. von Stulpnagel.
Within the ocean area around Japan are engraved notes with 1854 date. Interesting transitional political boundaries shown across the map.
Scarce mid-19th century antique map. Engraved with original outline hand color.
Sheet displays small minor signs of age, some centerfold toning, light evidence of some handling, but overall still clean and well preserved. Fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 14" x 17".
Printed area measures c. 10 3/4" x 15 1/8".
Espenhorst, Bibliographisches Hanbuch- Andree, Stieler, Meyer & Co ., p. 110; 126.96.36.199.
Wolter & Grim, Images of the World , pp. 208-18.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 4, p. 216-7.