CHINA, 19th Century, HAINAN, FORMOSA, TAIWAN, original antique map, SDUK, 1844

CHINA, 19th Century, HAINAN, FORMOSA, TAIWAN, original antique map, SDUK, 1844
CHINA, 19th Century, HAINAN, FORMOSA, TAIWAN, original antique map, SDUK, 1844
CHINA, 19th Century, HAINAN, FORMOSA, TAIWAN, original antique map, SDUK, 1844

CHINA, 19th Century, HAINAN, FORMOSA, TAIWAN, original antique map, SDUK, 1844

Title / Subject: China The Interior Chiefly from Du Halde and the Jesuits. Date: published in 1844 (dated 1843 in the plate). Size: The printed area measures approximately 395mm x 310mm with margins beyond; blank verso. Description: a very finely steel-engraved, outline hand coloured map of China, with significant detail of place names and topography. Cartographer / engraver: Engraved by J & C Walker.

Provenance:'Maps of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge', Vol I, London, Chapman and Hall, 1844. Handwritten plate number in the top right margin. Please study all the photographs carefully to fully appreciate the condition.
CHINA, 19th Century, HAINAN, FORMOSA, TAIWAN, original antique map, SDUK, 1844