"Principatus Transilvaniae in Quinque Nationes", Homann, Johann Baptist
Period: 1716 (published)
Publication: Grosser Atlas
Color: Hand Color
22.5 x 19 inches
57.2 x 48.3 cm
This handsome map of the Transylvania region of Romania is boldly engraved to show the mountainous topography. The only major city shown is the fortified Hermannstadt (Sibiu), but there are hundreds of tiny villages located. The map is adorned with a large title cartouche decorated in a military theme.
Sharp impression and original color.