"Kanton in platte grondt", Nieuhoff, Johann
Period: 1665 (circa)
Color: Black & White
14.1 x 11 inches
35.8 x 27.9 cm
A superb bird's-eye plan of Guangzhou (Canton) and the surrounding countryside with ships and junks in the harbor. Putti hold the title cartouche and key that flank the plan.
Nice impression with minor soil in blank margins.