Auction 114, Lot 476

"Le Grand Royaume de Hongrie ou Partie Septentrionale de la Turquiien Europe", Peeters, Jacques

Subject: Southeastern Europe

Period: 1692 (published)

Publication: L'Atlas en Abrege, ou Nouvelle Description du Monde

Color: Hand Color

Size:
6.3 x 5.3 inches
16 x 13.5 cm

Charming small map covering Hungary, Romania and most of the Balkans. The Danube River is the most prominent feature of the map. Extends from Vienna to the Black Sea and south to include Sofiya and Constantinople. The title cartouche spans the top of the map and includes a Christian and Turkish warrior.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $90

Closed on 3/1/2006

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