Navigation
Cart$0.00

Antique Map of Asia by Sanson (c.1667) – SOLD

Return to Previous Page
Description

Product Description

Antique map of Asia by Sanson titled ‘ASIA/VETUS/NICHOLAI SANSON Christianiss Galliar. Regis/Geographi./Recognita, Emendata, et/Multis in locis Mutata./Conatibus Geographicis/GULIELMI SANSON N. FILII./Letetia Parisiorum./Apud PETRUM MARIETTE Via Iacobaea/Sub Signo Spei./CIƆ IƆC LXVII/Cum Privilegio ad Viginti Annos’.

An attractive late 17th century French map of Asia in original outline colour showing the ancient (classical) kingdoms and empires originally compiled by Nicolas Sanson (1600-1667), considered by many to be the founder of the French school of cartography that promoted scientific accuracy in mapping. This edition, however, as the cartouche states, was drawn by Guillaume Sanson (1633-1703), the son of Nicolas Sanson and the younger brother of Nicolas Sanson II (1625-1648), after his premature death and published by Pierre Mariette the younger (1634-1716) in Sanson’s Carte générales de la geographie ancienne et nouvelle in or just after 1667.

Artist: N. Sanson
Year: c.1667
Purchase Code: M1482/AOEA

SOLD

Product Enquiry

Product Enquiry

Related Products

Antique World Map by G. Delisle (c.1724)

Antique world map by G. Delisle titled ‘Mappe Monde a l’usage du Roy par Guillaume Delisle Premier Geographe de S.M.’. Beautiful hand-coloured double hemisphere antique world map, with an elaborate title cartouche containing a crown surrounded...

Antique Map New Guinea and the Solomon Islands by Langenes (c.1616) – SOLD

Antique Map New Guinea and the Solomon Islands in old colour which first appeared in the 1598 edition of Langenes Caert-Thresoor or Map Treasury with the imprint of Langenes of Middleburg and Amsterdam publisher Cornelis...

Antique Map of Asia by Elwe (1792) – SOLD

Antique map of Asia by Elwe titled ‘L’ASIE/DIVIsée en ses/EMPIRES, ROYAUMES,/ET ETATS./Corrigée &/Rectificé/A AMSTERDAM/Chés L.B. ELWE/MDCCXCII’. An attractive late 18th century map of Asia from the East African coast in the west to Papua-New Guinea...

Antique Map Ancient World by Ptolemy (1730)

Antique map ancient world by Ptolemy. An attractive early 18th century map of the ancient world according to Claudius Ptolemy in original hand colour from Gerard Mercator’s 1578 map of the world based upon the...

Antique World Map Twin Hemisphere by Visscher (c.1657)

Antique world map twin hemisphere titled ‘ORBIS TERRARUM TYPUS DE INTEGRO IN PLURIMIS EMENDATUS, AUCTUS, ET ICUNCULIS ILLUSTRATUS’. This fine mid-17th century twin-hemisphere world map in old colour was the first of several world maps produced...

Antique Map of South-East Asia by Visscher (c.1670) – SOLD

Antique Map of South-East Asia by Visscher titled ‘Indiae Orientalis nec non Insularum Adiacentium Nova Descriptio’. Amsterdam, ca 1670. Attractive map of southeast Asia and the north coast of Australia The map extends from India...

Antique Map of the East Indies by Knapton (c.1729) – SOLD

Antique Map of the East Indies by Knapton titled ‘A Map of the EAST INDIES’. An early 18th century original outline colour British map of Southeast Asia from India to Australia (New Holland or Terra Australis)...

Antique Map of Asia by De L’Isle (1730)

Antique Map of Asia by De L’Isle titled ‘ASIA ACCURATE IN IMPERIA REGNA STATUS & POPULOS DIVISA AD USUM LUDOVICI XV GALLIARUM REGIS’. Early to mid-18th century map of Asia in outline colour by Guillaume De...

Antique Map South-East Asia by Hondius (1636)

Antique Map South-East Asia by Hondius titled ‘INDIA quae ORIENTALIS dicitur, et INSVLAE ADIACENTES’. A very attractive and much sought after early to mid-17th century black and white map of South-east Asia, the Philippines, the East Indian Islands...

Antique Map Banda Islands by Van Baarsel (1818)

Antique Map Banda Islands titled ‘KAART DER Bandasche EILANDEN’. Attractive early 19th century coloured Dutch map of the Banda Islands, the only source of nutmeg and mace in the world up to the end of...
Back to top