La Chine Par N. de Fer

Title: La Chine Par N. de Fer
Date: C1704
Mapmaker: Nicholas De Fer (1646-1720)
Image Size: 136mm x 160mm (5.35" x 6.3")
Sheet Size: 165mm x 190mm (6.5" x 7.48")
Technique: Hand coloured copper engraving.
Condition: In good condition, with folds as issued. Very wide uncut margins, minor stain to lower margin, printers crease right margin, otherwise in good condition.
Stock Number: ASI CHI 1704 DE FER (NGPD) (C017)
37061
Price: $A 425
Description:

Scarce miniature map of China, Taiwan and Korea, with decorative title at top right.

Biography:

Nicholas De Fer (1646-1720)

Cartographer, engraver and publisher. A prolific map maker, he issued over 600 maps attaining a great reputation and was appointed Geographer to the King.