China 1922. Coloured map, with inset of Peking, showing Taiwan (Formosa)Showing the South Sea, and the Yellow Sea. J.G.Bartholomew was credited with having pioneered the use of hypsometric tints or layer colouring in maps. This map is from a special edition of “The Times Survey Atlas and Gazetteer of the World ”prepared at the Edinburgh Geographical Institute and dedicated to King George V. by His Majesty’s Cartographer, J.G.Bartholomew. Published by the Times Printing House, London 1922.
Size 44 x 58 cm. Condition Good.
Note that this map is less than 100 years old and therefore is not classified as antique.