"[On 4 Sheets] Mappa Imperiorum Antiquorum", Bonne/Lattre
Subject: Western & Southern Asia
Period: 1783 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Moderne
Color: Hand Color
17.1 x 12.2 inches
43.4 x 31 cm
A detailed historical map on 4 sheets depicting the Middle East, Arabia and the Indian subcontinent. The map is filled with ancient place names, boundaries, rivers, and mountain ranges. Each sheet stands on its own with full borders, with a decorative title cartouche on the northeastern sheet. Size is for each map; size varies slightly.
Contemporary outline color on bright, watermarked sheets with minor soiling and toning in a few spots. The first image is a composite image - this map is on 4 separate sheets.