Auction 112, Lot 648

"Carte de la Tartarie Chinoise", Bonne/Lattre

Subject: China and Korea

Period: 1771 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Moderne

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.2 x 11.5 inches
41.1 x 29.2 cm

Very detailed map of the region including present-day Mongolia, northeast China and Korea. Hokkaido (Jeso-Gasima) appears just above the cartouche, which is finely engraved in the elaborate baroque style.

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Condition: A

Original color. One tiny spot, still very good.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $190

Closed on 9/28/2005

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