"Carte Nouvelle de la Grande Tartarie ou de l'Empire du Grand Cham, Dressee sur les Memoires Originaux & sur d'autres observations tres exactes de divers Voyageurs", Chatelain, Henry Abraham
Period: 1719 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
20 x 15.5 inches
50.8 x 39.4 cm
A strongly engraved map of Russia, from the Caspian Sea to Korea, filled with minute detail and beautifully engraved to show the topography. Inset with explanatory French text at upper right.
A nice impression with attractive, later color. There are a couple of minor creases and two small areas of irregular papermaking, one reinforced on the verso with archival tape.