By BAILLY, J. , 1839

Rue de Nangasaki

Asia Japan
  • Author: BAILLY, J.
  • Publication place: [Paris
  • Publisher: Furne et Cie
  • Publication date: 1839].
  • Physical description: Engraved view with original hand colour.
  • Dimensions: 178 by 271mm. (7 by 10.75 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 15841


A view of Nagasaki Harbour from Jean-Baptiste Benoît Eyriès’ ‘Voyage pittoresque en Asie et en Afrique’.

Jean-Baptiste Benoît Eyriès (1767-1846) was a French geographer and author. He travelled around Europe learning English, German, Swedish and Danish. He wrote copiously on geographical and other topics and amassed a substantial geographical collection.