"Carte de la Turquie de l'Arabie et da le Perse…", Delisle/Covens & Mortier
Subject: Near and Middle East
Period: 1730 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22.5 x 18.2 inches
57.2 x 46.2 cm
Superb map of the Ottoman Empire stretching from the Balkans through present-day Turkmenistan in the north and including Northeastern Africa and the Arabian Peninsula. The map is boldly engraved, packed with information and decorated with a fine title cartouche.
Dark impression and original outline color. Couple of stray spots of foxing in map, still overall very good.