Catalog Archive
Auction 102, Lot 462

"China", Thomson, John

Subject: China

Period: 1815 (dated)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

22 x 22.5 inches
55.9 x 57.2 cm

Copper engraved map covering China including Formosa (Taiwan), Hainan, and part of Luzon in the Philippines. Shows provinces, towns and settlements, the path taken by the British Embassy in 1783, and the Great Wall.

References: Phillips (A) #731.

Condition: B

Very light scattered foxing and one small area toned with pastel, else very good. Original color.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Closed on 3/5/2003