"Persia Sive Sophorum Regnum", Blaeu, Willem
Period: 1634 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
19.5 x 15 inches
49.5 x 38.1 cm
Handsome map of the Persian Empire fully engraved with mountains, rivers and place names. The map is richly embellished with a title cartouche surmounted by three Persian gentlemen, a ship sailing in the Indian Ocean and a coat of arms in the dedication cartouche.
References: Goss p.
Minor soil in margin, still very fine.