Carte De L'Asie Inferieure Selon Les Auteurs Anciens ...
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An attractive map of all Asia shows a modern outline but identifies the continent's regions according to its historical divisions - hence Parthie, Cathay, Scythie, Arabie and so on, Japan is named Iles Iabadies, the Phillipines - Iles Sabadibes. The central map is set in a copperplate text describing the ancient history of the region.
region: Maps of Asia - The Continent
mapmaker: H. A. Chatelain
place and date of publication: Amsterdam c.1720
medium and colour: copperplate, Original colourref: 43052
size in mm: 375 by 481mm (14.75 by 19 inches).
Price: £ 340
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