1780 – L. J. Mondhare – L’Empereur de la Chine


Title:           “Vue perspective de la grande Ceremonie du Couronnement de L’Empereur de la Chine


Very decorative view of the coronation ceremony of the Chinese emperor.

Engraving was made for viewing in a zograscope, called Optical print or Vue’ d’Optique or Guckkastenblatt.

Published by Louis Joseph Mondhare in Paris, 1780.


Publisher:               Louis Joseph Mondhare
Sheet size:              52,6 x 35,5 cm
Year:                         1780
Technique:             copper engraving

Good, original condition. Contemporary hand coloring. Few small marginal splits and losses along the edges. General age-related toning and occasional minor defects from handling.

This is an original antique map published in 1780 and NOT a modern copy or reprint


On your request I will provide a Certificate of Authenticity

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