Auction 127, Lot 698

"L'Empire du Sophy des Perses", Sanson, Nicolas Fils

Subject: Persia - Iran

Period: 1700 (published)

Publication: Description de tout l'Univers

Color: Hand Color

9.6 x 7.4 inches
24.4 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 A. d'Winter and decorated with a wreath-style cartouche.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $130 - $170


Closed on 2/25/2009