Vue de Peking en Chine (View of Beijing in China)

Anriques, French, 18th century
After Johan Nieuhof, Dutch, 1618 - 1672



Hand colored woodcut on paper

Sheet: 11 5/16 × 16 7/8 in. (28.8 × 42.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Appleton 1794 Memorial Fund



Place Made: France, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in block, lower right margin: Anriques Sculp.; titled, in block, lower center margin: Vue de Peking Capitale de la Chine, et de la Superbe Muraille qui la Separe de la Tartarie.; inscribed, in ink, lower left: 34; reverse, stamped, in purple ink, lower left: DARTMOUTH COLLEGE / LIBRARY / APPLETON FUND; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower left: July 18, 1954; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower center: 11 x 16; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower right: $4.00

Course History

Art History 20.04, Faith and Empire, Beth Mattison, Spring 2023


The Book & Print Shop, Cora McDevitt Wilson (1880-1975), Hanover, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1954.

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