Great Tartary Mongolia China Japan Korea as island 1713 Moll miniature mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Great Tartary, The Isle of Japon.
(Asia, Great Tartary, Mongolia, China, Russia, Siberia, Japan, Korean, Caspian Sea, Ferdinand Verbiest).
Issued 1713, London by H. Moll.
Charming early 18th century engraved miniature map with beautiful hand color.
Note how Korea is shown as an island.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet measures c. 8" H x 9 3/4" W.
Engraved area measures c. 5 3/4" H x 7 5/8" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.