China, Nanchino, Nanjing; Bellin & Prevost - Tour de Porcelaine a Nanking - 1751-1760

Description
China, Nanchino, Nanjing; Bellin & Prevost - Tour de Porcelaine a Nanking - 1751-1760
Nice in Folio view

This beautiful view in small Folio is an original 1754 copper engraving (18th century).

It is the Prevost edition, published in 1754 in his rare and richly illustrated work: "Histoire Generale des Voyages, ou Nouvelle Collection de Toutes les Relations de Voyages... 1754"

Beautiful perspective view of a City of China, published in Paris, with excellent inking and wide margins.

Condition: the map is in very good condition, as per photos. It shows small signs of ageing, which do not affect the engraved area at all.

Map overall dimensions: 32 x 25 cm

Lot details
Object
View
Country (current geographical location)
China
Geographical specification
Nanchino, Nanjing
Map maker/ publisher
Bellin & Prevost
Map/ Book title
Tour de Porcelaine a Nanking
Period
1751-1760
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Nice in Folio view
Size of the largest image
25×32 cm
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