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PROPERTY OF BERNARD HANOTIAU

Fortavion, G.C. de
LA GUERRE DE CHINE. GRAND PANORAMA ILLUSTRÉ HISTORIQUE ET ANECDOTIQUE. PARIS: GUÉRIN-MULLER, 1862
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 2,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
51

PROPERTY OF BERNARD HANOTIAU

Fortavion, G.C. de
LA GUERRE DE CHINE. GRAND PANORAMA ILLUSTRÉ HISTORIQUE ET ANECDOTIQUE. PARIS: GUÉRIN-MULLER, 1862
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 2,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

China in print and on paper, including the Library of Bernard Hanotiau and the Floyd Sully Collection

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Fortavion, G.C. de
LA GUERRE DE CHINE. GRAND PANORAMA ILLUSTRÉ HISTORIQUE ET ANECDOTIQUE. PARIS: GUÉRIN-MULLER, 1862
FIRST EDITION, oblong folio (305 x 465mm.), 16 lithographed plates, original pictorial lithographed boards, image on upper cover coloured by hand, later ownership inscription on title, boards a bit soiled
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Literature

Cordier, Sinica 4146; Löwendahl 1625; Western Travellers in China 71

Catalogue Note

“The attractive plates show details of fleets, battles and encampments, during General Montauban’s campaign in China with the allied army in 1860. The views include Canton, the procession of the Chinese plenipotentiaries at the camp in Tien-Tsin, the Summer palace, the taking of Pekin and the triumphant entry of the allied armies in Peking” (Western Travellers in China).

China in print and on paper, including the Library of Bernard Hanotiau and the Floyd Sully Collection

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London