India allegory frontis 1746 Ganges nobility camel tower Astley old antique printAntiqueMapsPrints.com
(Allegory, India- Asia theme- turbans, camels, cherub, goddesses, antiquity, Chinese Pagoda architecture)
Issued London, 1746 by Astley.
Attractive and very well-detailed mid-18th century frontis print. Engraved, lovely full hand color.
Great visual manner of depiction, utterly unlike anything produced today.
Clean, well-preserved, fresh-looking example.
Sheet measures c. 7 1/2" x 10"
Printed area measures c. 5 1/2" x 8"
Nearly invisible diagonal creas down lower left corner, entirely non-offensive but mentioned for sake of total accuracy.