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Decorative map of Japan
Decorative map of JapanHenricus Hondius.
IaponiƦ Nova Descriptio.
Amsterdam, Jan Jansson, 1641. French text edition. 345 x 440mm. Original colour. Japan, with Korea shown as an island. This is the second state of the plate, introduced 1636; the title and cartouche have been altered, and a galleon has replaced the original junk in the sea under the island, although the Latin description underneath still refers to the Japanese craft.



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