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The province Guangdong from the first European atlas of China

BLAEU, Johannes.

Quantung Imperii Sinarum Provincia Duodecima.
Amsterdam, c.1655, blank verso. Old colour with gold highlights. 410 x 495mm.

A beautifully coloured map of Guangdong and Hainan, with Macao and the Pearl River, based on a map supplied by Martino Martini, the Jesuit missionary who travelled through China 1643-1650, and published in the 'Novus Atlas Sinensis', the first Western atlas of China.


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Stock Id :21964

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The province Guangdong from the first European atlas of China

BLAEU, Johannes.

Quantung Imperii Sinarum Provincia Duodecima.
Amsterdam, c.1655, blank verso. Old colour with gold highlights. 410 x 495mm.

A beautifully coloured map of Guangdong and Hainan, with Macao and the Pearl River, based on a map supplied by Martino Martini, the Jesuit missionary who travelled through China 1643-1650, and published in the 'Novus Atlas Sinensis', the first Western atlas of China.


Stock ID : 21964

£2,000

£2,000

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