"Royaume de la Chine", Sanson, Nicolas
Subject: China, Korea & Japan
Period: 1700 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
7.6 x 9.6 inches
19.3 x 24.4 cm
Superbly engraved map of the Kingdom of China showing Korea as an island, the island of Luzon in the Philippines, the island of Formosa and portions of Japan. A handsome wreath forms the title cartouche. Engraved by Antoine de Winter.
Sharp impression and lovely color. There is a small paper flaw in a blank area at upper right, and a marginal tear at left, no affecting the map.