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Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Title: Chungguk-do [Map of China and Korea]
Published in: Korea, ca. 1820
   
Size: 10.7 x 13.5 inches.
27.2 x 34.3 cm.
Colouring:

In original colours.
Condition: Colour printed map on thick rice paper, sheet 303 x 368mm. Center fold split with right hand part. Pasted on another sheet. Paper age toned and used.
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Chungguk-do [Map of China] taken from a Korean printed Ch’onha chido [Atlas of all under Heaven] which is a 19th century version of the traditional Korean atlas produced in the early Choson dynasty (1392-1910).
The map depicts China and Korea, maps of the Ryukyu Islands. The style and arrangement of the provincial maps is ultimately derivative of the Sinjung tongguk yoji sungnam, as is common for both printed and manuscript atlases of the latter Choson period.
The map of China in this atlas prominently depicts the Great Wall and the Yellow and Yangtze rivers. This map may have been derived from a map produced during the Chinese Ming Empire (1368-1644).





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Approx. Euro 1,593  

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