China Seri/Silkworm culture Cocoon tray waterbath worm reel paper SCHLEY 1749
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China. Seri/Silkworm culture. Cocoon tray waterbath worm reel paper. SCHLEY 1749

Price: £31.99

CAPTION PRINTED BELOW PICTURE: 'Education des Vers à soie; manière de lever les Coques de dessus les nattes; Bain marie pour tuer les vers dans le coques; Devidoir; Feuilles de papier sur lesquelles sont les Oeufs; autre Devidoir [Sericulture / Silkworm culture. 1. Method of lifting the cocoons from the trays. Waterbath, to kill the worms in their cocoons. Silk woven on reels. Sheets of paper covered in eggs hung up.]'

DATE PRINTED: 1749    

IMAGE SIZE: Approx 21.0 x 15.5cm, 8.25 x 6 inches (Medium)

TYPE: Antique copperplate print

CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. However, please note: Light spotting. Please check the scan for any blemishes prior to making your purchase. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. We offer a no questions asked return policy.

AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above. It is not a modern copy.

VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain


PROVENANCE: "Histoire Générale des Voyages, ou nouvelle collection de toutes les relations de voyages par mer et par terre", nouvelle edition dont les figures & les cartes ont été gravées par & sous le direction de J. Vander Schley, elève distingué du célèbre Picart Le Romain. A La Haye, Chez Pierre de Hondt, avec Privilége de sa Majesté Impériale & de Nos Seignuers les Etats de Hollande & de West-Frise


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