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Auction 194, Lot 616

"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
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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.


Condition: A

A sharp impression on a bright sheet. The margins have been trimmed but are ample for framing.

Estimate: $140 - $170


Closed on 9/13/2023