German School, (17th century). Medium: engraving. Date: 1667. Full title 'China monumentis, qua sacris qua profanis, nec non variis naturae & artis spectaculis, aliarumque rerum memorabilium argumentis illustrata'; Athanasius Kircher (1602-80) German Jesuit scholar; book recounts the journeys of several explorers through China, India and the rest of Asia; Provenance: Private Collection. Photographic rights held by The Bridgeman Art Library.