This is an ornate and highly decorative map of Thibet, Mongolia, and Mandchouria – modern day China including Tibet and Mongolia. The map features six vignettes and fancy borders of the Tallis style. The steel engraved map illustrates the Palace of Dalai Lama at Lhasa, the Great Wall, other monuments and a Mongol noble on camel. Engraved by J. Rapkin. Color outline.
1851 Tallis Ornate Map of Tibet, China, Mongolia
Thibet, Mongolia, and Manchuri
Map Maker Specifics
J. Tallis, 1851, London
in. plus margins
Very good. Slight age toning on margins and in issued fold.