Stock ID #178215 China and Burmah. JOHN TALLIS, J. RAPKIN, A. H. WRAY, J. B. ALLEN.

China and Burmah.

London. The London Printing and Publishing Company. ( 1861). Stock ID #178215

Lithographed map, with original outline hand colour, 24.9 x 32.8 cm, six vignette illustrations, decorative border, central fold, edge-wear and toning and one small tear to the lower edge (not affecting the map), in very good condition.

Attractive decorative map with six vignettes by Rapkin: British Factories in Canton; a Chinese nobleman in costume attended by a servant, a suppliant prostrate at his feet; a dignitary in a sedan chair; Chinese soldiers on horseback; Hong Kong habour; and a Chinese pagoda. The map after the great mapmaker and publisher John Tallis, with Taiwan and Burma (Myanmar) shown and the Great Wall delineated.

From the estate of the late collector and scholar Arthur Hacker, with his pencilled catalogue mark on the verso.

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Price: $500.00 AU

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