Vue de Touranne. Cochinchine.Voyage de la Bonite.
Arthus-Bertrand editeur [Paris]. London Ackermann et Co. 96 Strand. [n.d., c.1850.]
Lithograph with bright contemporary colour by hand, image 200 x 265mm. 8 x 10½". A fine and clean impression.
View in central Vietnam at what is now Da Nang (French: Tourane); lying at the southern end of a horseshoe-shaped bay, it is one of the largest cities in Vietnam and the chief port of the central lowlands. Numbered '68' upper right. From Admiral Auguste Nicolas Vaillant's 'Voyage autour du Monde exe´cute´ pendant les anne´s 1836 et 1837 sur la corvette La Bonite...'
See BNF FRBNF31395814.
[Ref: 20283] £220.00