Hyder-Ali, Commander in Chief of the Mahrattas.
Published as the Act directs, Septr. 10, 1794.
Stipple, with large margins; 165 x 110mm. 6½ x 4¼".
Oval portrait of Hyder Ali (c. 1720–1782), de facto ruler of the Kingdom of Mysore in southern India; father of Tipu Sultan. He is incorrectly described as the Commander in Chief of the Marathas. He fought a series of wars against the British East India Company during the Anglo-Mysore Wars.
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