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China, Two Maps, Yunnan and Jiangxi Provinces. Joan Blaeu (1596-1673) Ivnnan Imperii Sinarum Provincia Decimquinta; [and] Kiangsi, Impe

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
476
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

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China, Two Maps, Yunnan and Jiangxi Provinces. Joan Blaeu (1596-1673) Ivnnan Imperii Sinarum Provincia Decimquinta; [and] Kiangsi, Imperii Sinarum Provincia Octava.
Two copper-plate engraved maps, each printed on laid paper and hand-colored, each evenly toned, with short marginal tears, very good illustrative cartouches, featuring elephants, a sculpture of the Buddha, and local costume, 21 x 17 3/4 and 21 1/2 x 18 in. (2)
Estimate $300-500


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China, Jiangxi, Yunnan, Joan Blaeu

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