L'EMPIRE DE LA CHINE, AVEC LA TARTARIE CHINOISE.

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Francois Santini


L'Empire de la Chine, avec la Tartarie Chinoise.

Copper plate engraving, 1779.
18 5/8 x 21 1/4" (47.3 x 54 cm) plus margins.
Good condition. Save for several short tears in the lower margin, one of which enters the image. Original outline color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 92050
Price: $795.00
Publisher :
A finely engraved and detailed map of the Chinese Empire based on a map by Rigobert Bonne. Also shows Korea, Taiwan and the southern islands of Japan, including an oversized Okinawa (Lequeo). Towns, cities, rivers, and topographical details are shown. Within the title cartouche is a Chinese family, flora and pottery. Maps

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