"Carte de la Partie Septentrionale de la Presqu'ile de l'Inde en Deca du Gange", Brion de la Tour, Louis
Subject: Northern India
Period: 1780 (circa)
Publication: Histoire Universelle
Color: Black & White
13.6 x 9.3 inches
34.5 x 23.6 cm
This striking map of central and northern India shows region names, rivers, mountains, and several towns and cities, including Bombay. Beneath the title cartouche, the Bouches du Gange ("Mouths of the Ganges") appear in the Bay of Bengal.
Issued folding on watermarked paper with a binding trim at left and a hint of offsetting.