China

Method Copper engraved with hand colour
Artist Gavin, Hector
Published Published by James Meuros Kilmarnock. [Edinburgh, 1767]
Dimensions 175 x 215 mm
Notes China and Korea, with the boundaries of each province outlined in hand colour, from Thomas Salmon's A New Geographical and Historical Grammar: containing the True Astronomical and Geographical Knowledge. The great wall is plotted and labelled to the extreme north of the map.

Hector Gavin (1738-1814) was a Scottish engraver and map-maker, mostly known for the map plates he engraved for Thomas Salmon's various publications.

Condition: Vertical folds as issued. Small untrimmed binding tag to bottom left corner of sheet, as issued.
Framing unmounted
Price £125.00
Stock ID 47147

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