Auction 113, Lot 723

"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

Estimate: $120 - $180

Sold for: $90

Closed on 12/7/2005

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