"Plan de la Ville de Meaco", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Kyoto, Japan
Period: 1750 (circa)
Color: Black & White
11 x 7.7 inches
27.9 x 19.6 cm
Attractive plan of the city of Kyoto when it was the capital of the country. The block pattern of the city is laid out and is encircled by the Kamo River. Engraved by Guillaume Dheulland and decorated by a compass rose with north oriented to the left.
A dark impression, issued folding, with light toning primarily along sheet edges.