The Great Imperial Throne from Le Comte. CHINA - BEIJING.

The Great Imperial Throne from Le Comte.

Child, G. (engraved by).
London. 1745- 1747.
Copperplate engraving, image 6 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm) on sheet 7 3/4 x 10 1/4 inches, fine condition. An attractive view of the Great Imperial Throne in the Forbidden City, Beijing, China, after the work of Le Comte. This engraving was published in an 18th century compendium of important travel writing: "A New General Collection of Voyages and Travels" (published by Astley). Item #44183

Price: $75.00