Antique & Decorative
ANTIQUE PRINTED MAP BY H. A. CHATELAIN ‘HABILLEMENS D’HOMMES & DE FEMMES DIVERSE PROVINCES DE LA CHINE’, Amsterdam c.1720. Copperplate Uncoloured, finely engraved. A decorative and elaborate plate from Henri Abraham Chatelain’s ‘Atlas Historique’ illustrating and describing Chinese people of all ranks and regions. Also displayed is a Jesuit Priest and the monumental bridge connecting two mountains in Xensi province. 370 by 430mm (14.5 by 17 inches).