Artist / Author / Cartographer:

WYLD, JAMES

Title:

Map of India

Date:

1843

Medium:

steel engraving, original colour

Size:

94 x 66 cm

Description:

Map of India constructed with great care and research from all the latest authorities and intended more particularly to facilitate a reference to the civil and military stations dedicated to Sir James Rivett Carnac Bart. Chairman of the Court Directors of the East India Company. Arranged under the direction of Captain R.M. Grindlay. By James Wyld, Geographer to the Queen, 1843. London Published by James Wyld, Geographer to the Queen, Charing Cross East.

 

With original box with printed label, entitled - Map of India, shewing the Civil & Military Stations with Tables of the Population & Distances by James Wyld, Geographer to the Queen. Charing Cross East, London, Four Doors from Trafalgar Square.

 

A superb 25 section folding canvas backed map of India. With a note lower right, This map will serve to illustrate the Dispatches of the Duke of Wellington.

 

A fine Victorian map of India.

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Item Code:

MA6726

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