"'T Ryk van China", Sanson, Nicolas
Subject: China & Korea
Period: 1705 (circa)
Publication: Algemeene Weereldbeschryving
Color: Hand Color
7.7 x 9.6 inches
19.6 x 24.4 cm
This is a lovely small map of the Kingdom of China showing Korea as an island, the island of Luzon in the Philippines, the island of Formosa, and portions of Japan. A handsome wreath forms the title cartouche. Engraved by Anthony de Winter and published by Francois Halma.
A crisp impression on paper with a bunch of grapes watermark and professional repairs to some small chips along the edges of the sheet.