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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 164

    Anonymous (18th century)

    Map of the world in two hemispheres

    Price Realised  

    Anonymous (18th century)
    Map of the world in two hemispheres
    Map mounted as a two-panel screen; ink and color on paper
    39¼ x 75 5/8in. (98 x 192cm.) (without silver-leaf border)


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    For another Japanese world map, see Miyeko Murase, ed., Turning Point: Oribe and the Arts of Sixteenth-Century Japan (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art; New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2003), pl.13.