Habillemens d'Hommes & de Femmes de Diverses Provinces de la Chine avec un des plus beaux Monumens de ce Pais-La
Place Published: Amsterdam
Publisher: Henri Abraham Chatelain
Date Published: 1719
Description: View. Engraving with hand coloring. Image measures 14 3/4" x 17".
Comments: Beautiful double page landscape view of a bridge bordered by eleven examples of Chinese dress from different provinces. The ethnographic studies show various types of people including physicians, religious figures, royalty, soliders, farmers and commoners from Hunan, Sichuan, Shanxi, Huqueng, Chekiang, Tartary, Quansi, Quicheu, Fokien and Nankin regions. French text describes the Xensi province bridge. A few minor creases. Full original margins.Binding: unbound
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 225955