Herman Moll. “Great Tartary with the Tract of the Moscovite Ambassadro’s travels from Moscow to Pekin in China.” London, 1732. 7 3/4 x 10 3/8. Engraving. Original hand color. Very good condition.
The map is by Herman Moll, who was a Dutch emigre to England after 1680. Moll soon established his own business and became England’s most prominent map publisher, his prolific output covered a wide range from loose maps to atlases. His work was highly regarded and often copied due to the quality of detail found in his maps.