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SOLD Xutien alias Quinzay

SOLD Xutien alias Quinzay

Code: 76761

  • SOLD
  • Date: 1650.
  • Condition: AAA.
  • Colour: Uncoloured.
  • Size: 18 x 26 cms.

Title: 'Xutien alias Quinzay'.

A reduced version of Jansson's unusual plan of the city of Quinzay (Hangchow) that was based on the account given by Marco Polo. Quinzay is a corruption of the Chinese 'King-sze' meaning 'capital' or great city.

In excellent condition.