"De Zwarte Zee, eertyts Pontus Euxinus", Sanson, Nicolas
Subject: Black Sea
Period: 1705 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
9.5 x 7 inches
24.1 x 17.8 cm
Small, attractive map of the lands surrounding the Black Sea showing major cities and rivers, including portions of present-day Turkey, Romania, Russia, Bulgaria, Ukraine and the Sea of Azov. Decorated with a strapwork title cartouche. Engraved for a Dutch edition of Sanson's pocket atlas.
A nice impression on a sound sheet with small rust spot.