"'T Ryk van Persien", Sanson, Nicolas
Subject: Persia - Iran
Period: 1705 (published)
Publication: Algemeene Weereldtbeschryving
Color: Hand Color
9.5 x 7.4 inches
24.1 x 18.8 cm
This is a reduced version of the elder Sanson's map of the Persian Empire covering the region of present-day Kuwait, Iraq and Iran, with a part of the Arabian Peninsula. Engraved by Antoine d'Winter and decorated with a wreath-style cartouche.
Lovely impression on a sheet of strong laid paper.