Antique & Decorative
AN ANTIQUE PRINTED MAP BY J. B. DU HALDE/ E. BOWEN, London 1738. PROVINCE V. CHE-KYANG; DRAWN ON THE SPOT … IN THE YEAR 1714. Copperplate Uncoloured. Very detailed map of this Chinese province, from the manuscript map compiled by Regis, de Mailla and Henderer, three missionaries, in 1714. There is a table of the latitude and longitude for the principal cities of the province. 255 by 230mm (10 by 9 inches).