Herman Moll. “Asia.” London, 1715-1720. 7 7/8 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.