Artist / Author / Cartographer:

Chinese Mapmaker

Title:

City plan of Canton - Guangzhou

Date:

c1928

Medium:

lithograph, printed in colour

Size:

60 x 90 cm

Description:

City plan of Canton in the late 1920s. New roads have replaced the original city walls. Extensive reclamation has taken place beyond the southern walls of the city towards the river. The Kowloon Canton railway terminal is close to where the French folly fort was on recently reclaimed land. A compass rose appears to the lower right of the map, along with an index and scale.

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Item Code:

MA7094

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