Auction 110, Lot 533

"A New Map of Turkey in Europe, Divided into its Provinces", Cary, John

Subject: Southeastern Europe

Period: 1811 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20.5 x 18 inches
52.1 x 45.7 cm

Large, copper engraved map that extends from southern Hungary through Greece and including all of Crete. Includes in good detail, Croatia, Bosnia, Serbia, Albania, Bulgaria, Walachia, Moldavia and Greece. Also shows much of Turkey, Cyprus, and part of the Black Sea.

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Condition: B

Lovely, dark impression with full original hand coloring. Some light offsetting throughout map.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $90

Closed on 3/2/2005

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