Adina Sommer`s Rare Antique Maps and Contemporary Art
Huquang, Kiangsi, Chekiang, ac Fokien.
|Artist||Schenk/ Valk Gerard (1655-1718)|
|Petrus Schenck, (1660 – 1711) was a German engraver and cartographer active in Amsterdam and Leipzig. Valck was married to Maria Bloteling, the sister of the Amsterdam engraver Abraham Bloteling. In 1687 Schenk married Gerard's sister Agatha Valck. In 1694, together with Valck, he bought some of the copperplates of the artdealer and cartographer Johannes Janssonius. Along with Valck and Bloteling, he produced prints for the London market, though it is not known if he ever went there with them.|
|Title||Huquang, Kiangsi, Chekiang, ac Fokien.|
Map shows the provinces Anhui, Jiangxi, Zhejiang and Fuijan in China, with three decorative cartouches.
|Place of Publication||Amsterdam|
|Dimensions (cm)||46 x 51|
|Condition||Break on the center because of oxidation, professional restored|
( A reproduction can be ordered individually on request. )