wood block Archive

  • Chinese wood-block print of the world. By Lü Weifan in 1722. San cai yi guan tu Date: 1722 Author: Lü Weifan Dwnld: Full Size (5.9mb) Print Availability: Read the image's Imperfections Manifest page for a better understanding of this print. pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps tagged 'astronomy' that you might want to check out. If anyone can help identify this amazing map,...

    Chinese Astronomic Map (1722)

    Chinese wood-block print of the world. By Lü Weifan in 1722. San cai yi guan tu Date: 1722 Author: Lü Weifan Dwnld: Full Size (5.9mb) Print Availability: Read the image's Imperfections Manifest page for a better understanding of this print. pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps tagged 'astronomy' that you might want to check out. If anyone can help identify this amazing map,...
  • Akitaya Naniwa's World Map. Japanese wood-block print. Made c. 1785. Japanese Wood block World Map Date: 1785? Author: Nagakubo Sekisui Dwnld: Full Size (13.5mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other non-Western maps that you might want to check out. Nagakubo Sekisui's 1785 reproduction of Matteo Ricci's Mundi from 1602.

    Japanese Wood block World Map (1785)

    Akitaya Naniwa's World Map. Japanese wood-block print. Made c. 1785. Japanese Wood block World Map Date: 1785? Author: Nagakubo Sekisui Dwnld: Full Size (13.5mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other non-Western maps that you might want to check out. Nagakubo Sekisui's 1785 reproduction of Matteo Ricci's Mundi from 1602.