Artist / Author / Cartographer:

Kitchin, Thomas

Title:

Asia drawn and engraved from the best maps and charts

Date:

c1784

Medium:

copper engraving, later colour

Size:

34.2 x 36.5 cm

Description:

An attractive map of the Continent of Asia engraved by the English mapmaker Thomas Kitchin in the second half of the eighteenth century.

 

Thomas Kitchin (1718 - 1784) was an engraver, publisher and hydrographer to the King of England. He worked in London from the middle of the eighteenth century.

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Item Code:

MA7279

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