Auction 102, Lot 461

"China According to the Newest and most Exact Observations", Moll, Herman

Subject: China

Period: 1740 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
9.7 x 7 inches
24.6 x 17.8 cm

Nice copper engraved map in Moll's typical style. The Korean peninsula is severely truncated and only part of Japan is depicted. China is divided into provinces with the Great Wall separating it from Tartary, which contains The Sandy Desert of Xamo. Title in simple block.

References:

Condition: B

Slight foxing, mostly in the blank margins, else very good with a sharp impression.

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $150

Closed on 3/5/2003

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