"L'Empire du Grand Mogol", Sanson, Nicolas Fils
Subject: Northern India
Period: 1683 (published)
Publication: Geographise en Historische Werelt Beschryving…
Color: Hand Color
9.6 x 7.5 inches
24.4 x 19.1 cm
This small map covers Northern India and present-day Nepal and Bangladesh and shows the political divisions, topography, cities and major towns. At right is the mythical Lac de Chiamay. It is decorated with a nice title cartouche.
References: Pastoureau, SANSON VII F bis.
A nice impression with light toning and a few small spots. The right margin has been extended with old paper to accommodate framing.