"Vaisseaux et Jachts de Plaisir chez les Chinois, Etc. Scheepen en Speeljachten", Aa, Pieter van der
Subject: China, Ships
Period: 1729 (circa)
Publication: La Galerie Agreable du Monde
Color: Hand Color
11.9 x 8.4 inches
30.2 x 21.3 cm
This interesting engraving depicts the various types of ships and vessels used by the Chinese. A numbered key above the view identifies nearly a dozen different types of vessels in both Dutch and French.
A sharp impression on a bright sheet. The margins have been trimmed but are ample for framing.