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