Auction 101, Lot 433

"Map of China Compiled from original Surveys & Sketches", Wyld, James

Subject: China and Korea

Period: 1853 (published)

Publication: A New General Atlas of Modern Geography

Color: Hand Color

Size:
31 x 24 inches
78.7 x 61 cm

Large-scale map of all China, Korea and Formosa filled with detail. A table provides information on each province including size and population. Title in elegant calligraphy and a bold keyboard-style border. On two sheets dissected and joined with linen.

References: Phillips (A) #808.

Condition: B

Repairs on centerfold and joint. Faint discoloration.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Unsold

Closed on 12/4/2002

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