Title: Habillemens d’Hommes & de Femmes de Diverses Provinces de la Chine Avec Un Des Plus Beaux Monumens De Ce Pais-La
Map Maker: Henri Chatelain
Place / Date: Amsterdam / 1719
An interesting folio sheet featuring a view of a bridge in Xensi Province enclosed in a very decorative picture-frame style border. The view is surrounded with eleven vignettes showing the people of the various provinces of China.
A finely engraved chart from Chatelain's moumental 7 volume Atlas Historique, on of the most famous and prolific works fo the early 18th century.