Auction 133, Lot 608

"Province de Ho-Nan", Du Halde/D'Anville

Subject: China

Period: 1735 (circa)

Publication: Description Geographique de la Chine…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12.7 x 12.8 inches
32.3 x 32.5 cm

This map details the Hunan province with many cities named plus watershed and topography. The title cartouche is composed of flowering plants that are indigenous to the region. Beautifully engraved by F. Baillieul. Blank verso.

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Condition: A+

Sharp impression and wide original margins.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $160

Closed on 9/1/2010

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