Lot 30: CHATELAIN, HENRI. Carte du Japon.
December 6, 2012
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: CHATELAIN, HENRI. Carte du Japon. Small map of Japan on a double-page sheet with engraved text and two large illustrations taken from Montanus, map measures160x115 mm. Paris, 1719
Notes: One of two maps of Japan appearing in the fifth volume of Chatelain's Atlas Historique. While the small map on this sheet is based on the Dudley/Janssonius model, the larger map follows the Reland model (see following lot). Walter 61; Campbell 46; Cortazzi, pl. 74.