Auction 101, Lot 431

"China", Thomson, John

Subject: China

Period: 1815 (dated)

Publication: Thomson's New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

19.9 x 22.5 inches
50.5 x 57.2 cm

This detailed map illustrates China with its provinces. Details include cities, villages, passes, mountains, rivers, lakes, the path taken by the British Embassy in 1793, and the Great Wall of China. Includes Formosa (Taiwan) and part of Luzon.

References: Phillips (A) #731.

Condition: B

Tissue repair of a tear along centerfold.

Estimate: $200 - $240


Closed on 12/4/2002