Auction 127, Lot 708

"[Lot of 2] Grundriss von der Ringmauer der Stadt Nanking oder Kyang-Ning-Fou… [on sheet with] Grundriss von der Stadt Su-Tcheou-Fou [and] Vousihyen [on sheet with] Hou-Tcheou-Fou", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: China

Period: 1748-58 (circa)

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Nice pair of copper engraved maps with detailed plans of Chinese fortifications. First is colored and measures 10.8 x 8", second is uncolored and measures 5.7 x 8.7".

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Condition: A

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $55

Closed on 2/25/2009

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