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Stock# 49597
Description

Scarce large format map of India, Southeast Asia and the Philippines, published in Augsburg by Johann Walch.

The map gives a fine image of the Philippnes. Tonkin, Cochinchina (Vietnam), Laos, Siam (Thailand) and Camboja (Cambodia).

Johann Walch Biography

Johann, or Johannes, Walch (1757-1816) was a painter and engraver. He was well-known for painting miniature portraits, having trained in Geneva, Venice, and Rome. Walch published several atlases and sheet maps. As with his atlases, many of Walch’s maps were reprinted after his death.