"Tabula Geographica qua pars Russiae Magnae, Pontus Euxinus seu Mare Nigrum et Tartaria Minor", Homann, Johann Baptist
Subject: Ukraine and Black Sea
Period: 1740 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
19 x 23 inches
48.3 x 58.4 cm
Handsome map of the region bordering the Black Sea with great detail in present-day Ukraine. The map extends to include Constantinople in the south and north to Moscow and Smolensko. The large decorative title cartouche is surrounded in clouds with several putti.
Impression is a bit weak, else clean and bright. Small tear in margin repaired with archival tape.