View of Oudanulla, as it appeared before the Attack in 1763. Chunargur from the West, as it appeared after the Siege in 1764.
Rare engraving. 255 x 440mm (10 x 17¼"). Large margins. Bit dusty.
Two views on one plate, depicting forts on the Ganges attacked by the British during their consolidation of Bengal in the 1760s. It was first published in the second edition of James Rennell's 'Bengal Atlas', one of the landmarks of cartography.
[Ref: 37071] £240.00