Auction 98, Lot 380

"Impero del Gran Mogol", Coronelli, Vincenzo Maria

Subject: Northern India & Pakistan

Period: 1692 (circa)

Publication: Isolario Descrittione

Color: Hand Color

23.7 x 17.8 inches
60.2 x 45.2 cm

Beautifully and strongly engraved map extending north beyond the Himalayans to Tarta. Very decorative cartouches with a military theme. Filled with details of rivers and mountains, cities represented by small icons. Italian text and a half page map of the Malaysian Peninsula on verso.

References: Phillips (A) #5950-Part 2 #34.

Condition: A

Crisp, dark impression and fine later coloring on a full sheet of hand laid paper.

Estimate: $500 - $600

Sold for: $375

Closed on 3/6/2002