Catalog Archive
Auction 115, Lot 809

"China historisch, romantisch, malerisch",

Subject: History and Travel Books

Period: 1840 (circa)


Color: Black & White

6.5 x 9.5 inches
16.5 x 24.1 cm

This German language book contains finely engraved plates, including views of Canton, Macao and Hong Kong. Carlsruhe im Kunst-Verlag. 351 pp with 35 steel engraved plates. Original marble-paper covered boards with leather spine with gilt lettering.


Condition: B

Scattered light foxing and damp stains affecting most plates. Covers slightly rubbed.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $250

Closed on 6/21/2006