Order by phone: 858.551.8500

Giuseppe Rosaccio:  (Asia)

Maps of Asia


(Click Image To Enlarge)



Title: (Asia)

Map Maker: Giuseppe Rosaccio

Place / Date: Venice / 1594 ca

Coloring: Uncolored

Size: 6 x 5.5 inches

Condition: VG

Price: $575.00

Inventory ID: 48929


Description:

Fine dark impression of Guiseppe Rosaccio's map of Asia..

The map shows a fascinating early depiction of Asia, with many place names.   

China is shown, including the Wall.  No sign of Korea.  Very early appearance of the Philippines (Filipine and Mindenao).

Sea monster and sailings ship also shown.


Condition Description: Includes manuscript annotations in the Caspian Sea.


Related Categories:
Maps of Asia
Maps of Asia