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(1) Montagne des Cinq Tetes de Cheval Pres de Chau Cheu Fu (2) Cité de Chau Cheu Fu


Two beautifully detailed views of the Shaoguan (Chau Cheu Fu) region in northern Guangdong Province, China, on a single sheet from Prevost d'Exiles' influential collection of travel narratives, Histoire Generale des Voyages. The view on the left is of the "Five Horse-Head Mountain," today's Danxia Mountain Geopark, a UNESCO World Culture site. On the right is a view of the Shaoguan cityscape.
Item Number: RS2915
Cartographer: van der Schley/Prévost d'Exile
Place & Date: Paris/The Hague / 1755
Size: (1) 7" x 4 5/8"; (2) 5 3/8" x 4 5/8"
Condition: b&w; overall age toning; margins extended to accommodate volume width
Price: $60.00