Auction 140, Lot 760

"A Perspective View of Canton in China",

Subject: Canton, China

Period: 1759 (circa)

Publication: New Geographical Dictionary

Color: Hand Color

10 x 6.5 inches
25.4 x 16.5 cm

This lovely view of Canton (Guangzhou), in the Guangdong province in southern China, depicts the sprawling city on the Pearl River. Published in John Barrow's New Geographical Dictionary.


Condition: A

Marginal toning, else fine.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 5/23/2012