German, circa 1770. "Imperi Magni Mogolis sive Indici Padschach"-circa 1740, hand colored copperplate cartographic engraving by Georg Matthäus Seutter (German, 1678-1757) published in Ausburg. A German map of Central Asia including Persia, Khandhar, Burma, Thailand as well as Nepal, with decorative cartouche depicting Poseidon, Hermes, and Fame admiring the wealth of Asia, with rich hand coloring. Framed approximately 31.5" x 34.5". Sight approximately 19.5" x 22.25".
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