"The Island of Candia the Antient Crete", Jefferys, Thomas
Period: 1780 (circa)
Color: Black & White
8.5 x 11.5 inches
21.6 x 29.2 cm
Lovely, uncommon copper engraved chart with much detail of the island. Pictorial cartouche features architectural ruins. Compass rose and a few Greek islands shown to the north in the Sea of Crete.
Crisp, dark impression on fine paper with watermark. Hinge tape residue at top margin, else fine.