Auction 107, Lot 482

"L'Empire de la Chine d'Apres l'Atlas Chinois, avec les Isles du Japon", Bonne/Lattre

Subject: China, Korea and Japan

Period: 1762 (published)

Publication: Atlas Moderne

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17.3 x 12 inches
43.9 x 30.5 cm

Beautifully engraved and well colored map that includes Taiwan, Coree, Haynan and the southern islands of Japan including an oversized Okinawa. Decorative rococo-style cartouche features a Chinese gentleman under an umbrella holding a bird.

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Condition: A

Fine impression on thick paper with watermark and wide margins.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 6/9/2004

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