Auction 125, Lot 766

"Carte de l'Empire de la Chine", Chanlaire & Mentelle

Subject: China, Korea & Japan

Period: 1805 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Universel de Geographie Physique et Politique

Color: Hand Color

16.8 x 12.8 inches
42.7 x 32.5 cm

This is a very finely engraved map covering China, Korea, Japan and most of East Asia. The map is filled with information on the rivers, mountains and cities with most of the emphasis on China. The map was engraved by P.F. Tardieu.


Condition: A+

Nice impression and original outline color.

Estimate: $250 - $300


Closed on 9/24/2008