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L'Empire de la Chine, avec la Tartarie Chinoise d'après l'Atlas Chinois


Bonne's highly detailed map of the Chinese empire, Korea and the Japanese Islands. Derived from the d'Anville/du Halde atlas of China, the map shows the provinces of China, includes many place names and topographical details and features a spectacularly decorative title cartouche. This beautifully preserved and colored exemplar of the Bonne map was published in Venice by Santini.
Item Number: RS2714
Cartographer: Bonne/Santini
Place & Date: Venice / 1779
Size: 21 1/8" x 18 5/8"
Condition: wash color; a few light spots but otherwise a very fine exemplar
Price: $1,925.00