"Syrien, en Diarbeek verdeelt in hunne Scheidingen", Sanson, Nicolas
Subject: Middle East
Period: 1705 (published)
Publication: Algemeene Weereldtbeschryving
Color: Hand Color
10.2 x 7.2 inches
25.9 x 18.3 cm
Lovely map of Iraq, Syria, the Holy Land and Cyprus bordered by Greece, Turkey and Iran. The map shows great detail of towns, cities and topography, and names Jerusalem, Damascus, and Baghdad. The title is enclosed in a graceful, wreath-style cartouche. Engraved by Antoine d' Winter.