"'T Steenachtig Woest, en Gelukkig Arabien", Sanson, Nicolas
Period: 1705 (published)
Publication: Algemeene Weereldtbeschryving
Color: Hand Color
9.5 x 7.3 inches
24.1 x 18.5 cm
Detailed map focused on the Arabian Peninsula filled with many place names, such as Oman, Mecca, and Medina; though many are completely speculative. The interior is also filled with spurious mountain ranges. The map was engraved by Antoine d'Winter, and it is graced with a delicate cartouche.