Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Lot 18: BORDONE, BENEDETTO. Ciampagu.Platinum House
December 6, 2012
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: BORDONE, BENEDETTO. Ciampagu. Woodcut map on full text sheet, map measures 90x150 mm; matted. Venice, 1547
Notes: Map originally appeared in 1528 in Libro di Benedetto Bordone. It represents the earliest printed map devoted entirely to Japan. The map was reissued in 1547 and is represented by the present example. It was published in Isolario di Benedetto Bordone. A map of Java is on the leaf verso. Walter 5; Cortazzi, pl. 13.