1755 Bellin Prevost Antique Map City Plan of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China

Cartographer : Jacques Nicholas Bellin

  • Title: Plan De la Ville de Hang-Tcheou-Fou ou Hang chew Fu Capitale de la Province de Che-Kiang
  • Date: 1755
  • Condition : (A+) Fine Condition
  • Ref: 25812
  • Size: 15in x 10in (385mm x 255mm)


This fine beautifully hand coloured original antique map a plan of the city of Hangzhou in the of Zhejiang Province in Eastern China was published in Antoine-François Prevosts monumentus 20 volume edition of L`Histoire Generale des Voyages published by Pierre de Hondt, The Hague in 1747-80. (Ref: Tooley; M&B)

General Description:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable
Paper color: - off white
Age of map color: - Early 
Colors used: - Green, red, blue 
General color appearance: - Authentic  
Paper size: - 10in x 8in (255mm x 205mm)
Plate size: - 9in x 7in (230mm x 180mm)
Margins: - Min 1/2in (10mm)

Margins: - None
Plate area: - Folds as issued
Verso: - None