"Turquie Europeenne", Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles
Period: 1755 (dated)
Publication: Atlas Universel
Color: Hand Color
17.6 x 18.8 inches
44.7 x 47.8 cm
Handsome map of the Ottoman possessions in Greece and the Balkans including Romania, Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia, Croatia, and Serbia. The large, decorative title cartouche incorporates a portrait of Mahomet II and was finely engraved by Haussard.
References: Pedley #367.
Sharp impression and original outline color. The margins are very wide with a little scattered foxing not affecting map.