Ablaikit Russian Siberia Buddhist monastery Bellin 1750
Title: Plan des Environs et de L’Enceinte Particulierre du Temple D’Ablaikit. Carte du Chemin de Uft – Kameno - Gorik
Description: Plan Ablaikit Russian Siberia Old antique plan of the Buddhist monastery Alblaikit and left a map of the Altai mountains and Junggar Kirghiz steppe.
The (Ablayket) Ablainkit fortified ruins of the monastery are located on the territory of Ulan district of the East Kazakhstan region. The complex is located in the mountains and was surrounded by a wall up to 2 m. The walls protected the two churches.
From: Histoire Generale Des voyages. France version. By: Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 – 21 March 1772) For Antoine-François Prevost's monumental 20 volume edition of L`Histoire Generale des Voyages published by Pierre de Hondt, The Hague between 1747 – 1780.
Sheet app.: 19.5 x 23.5 cm. 7.75 x 9.25 inches. Image app.:15.5 x 20.5 cm. 6 x 8 inches. Condition: 18th century antique engraved original print, in very good condition, no flaws.