Auction 111, Lot 626

"Thibet, Mongolia, and Mandchouria", Tallis, John

Subject: China

Period: 1851 (circa)

Publication: Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13 x 9.8 inches
33 x 24.9 cm

A fine steel engraved map with six vignettes and decorative borders. Covers the region from Tibet through northwestern China to Manchuria. Includes vignettes of the Fortress and Palace of Dalai Lama at Lassa, the Chinese Wall, Leh in Little Thibet and others. Uncolored vignettes and borders, as issued.

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Condition: A

Lightly toned, good margins.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $80

Closed on 6/8/2005

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