Dejima / Deshima, Japan map from the famous Atlas Blaeu - Van der Hem, Vienna.

Notes taken during the Symposium “Atlas Van der Hem”
Amsterdam, April 16, 2009 on the Atlas Blaeu – Van der Hem in the the Austrian National Library in Vienna on Hofburg square (Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Wien).

Images listed below are 4 images provided by the publisher.
Kees Kaldenbach



Map of Deshima, Japan. Dejima, 't eylant Schisma'. For centuries, Dejima was the only gateway for traffic between Japan and the West.


For more Atlas Van der Hem - Blaeu images click on the pages below. Images listed below are 4 images provided by the Publisher for promotional purposes (© ONB).

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NEW. For the first time on Internet: The Huber Birds eye view, 1777, of Vienna / Wien kept in the same building.


Atlas van der Hem Catalogue Raisonné ;

Innocence Abroad: The Dutch Imagination and the New World, 1570-1670 by Benjamin Schmidt. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. 450 pp.

Publisher of the Atlas van der Hem luxury reprint:

Note 1, see Unesco page

Note 2, map of Amsterdam with dots.


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Updated 18 July 2016.