Auction 112, Lot 645

"A Sketch by Compass of the Coast of the Promontory of Shan-Tung with the Track of the Ships…", Barrow, John (Sir)

Subject: China

Period: 1796 (published)

Publication: ...Embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China

Color: Hand Color

19.8 x 27 inches
50.3 x 68.6 cm

Large-scale chart of the coastline of Shandong Bandao. Profile view at the top: "View of the Passage between Cape Zeu-Oo-Toa and Islands to the Eastward of this with the Clarence standing through it; taken from Ki-San-Seu Bay." Published by George Nicol.


Condition: A+

Printed on fine quality, heavy paper with attractive later color.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/28/2005