Antique Print-CHINESE NEW YEAR-INDONESIA-Schouten-1708
Subject: Plate: 'Costuymen der Chynesen.' (Habits of the Chinese inhabitants of Batavia / Jakarta, Indonesia.) This plate shows the Chinese New Years celebrations in January 1659.
Condition: Fine, given age. A printer's fold in the right edge of the image, and two similar of these false creases outside the iamge. General age-related toning and/or occasional light stains from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Original etching/engraving on a verge type hand laid watermarked paper. Watermark not visible on every sheet.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 16.5 x 21.5 cm. The image size is ca. 14 x 19 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 6.5 x 8.5 inch. The image size is ca. 5.5 x 7.5 inch.
Part Number: 11423
Location: (PCO) A87-02