"Tartarie Independante", Bonne, Rigobert
Subject: Asia - Central
Period: 1780 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
13.5 x 9.3 inches
34.3 x 23.6 cm
Crisp copper engraving covers the region from the Black Sea to Chinese Tartary. Names the regions Turkestan, Perse, Mongol, Tibet or Bhutan, Petite Tibet, Petite Bucarie, Siberia, etc. Features 10 distance scales. Nicely colored.
Very nice impression with wide margins on thick paper. Small hole at corner of engraved area just affecting one letter, else very good to fine.