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
- Country (current geographical location)
- Geographical specification
- Nanchino, Nanjing
- Map maker/ publisher
- Bellin & Prevost
- Map/ Book title
- Tour de Porcelaine a Nanking
- Copper engraving
- Additional Information
- Nice in Folio view
- Size of the largest image
- 25×32 cm