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Auction 106, Lot 562

"[Lot of 2 - Japan]", Various

Subject: Exploration

Period: 1728-36 (circa)


Color: Black & White

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Pair of copper engravings. First, La Ville Ounewari et sont Chateau, by P. van der Aa, Leiden, c. 1719 (6.5 x 5.5") is a view of the town and castle of Ounewari on the route from Nagaski to Kyoto. Second is an untitled engraving showing the Japanese culture and dress, by J.N. Bellin, Paris c.1736 (7.6 x 6.5").


Condition: A

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $75

Closed on 3/3/2004