"La Castille Propre ou Vieille, et la Nouvelle; avec l'Estremadure Castillane Dresse sur les Memoires de Rodrigo Mendes Silva, et Autres", Visscher, Nicolas
Period: 1689 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
30 x 17.5 inches
76.2 x 44.5 cm
Large, two joined sheets, this map covers the heart of Spain with Madrid at center. The map provides detailed information on the topography and distinguishes the major cities, fortifications and university towns, as well as hundred of tiny villages and roads. It covers the Mediterranean coastline from Tarragona to Alicante and inland to the border with Portugal.
Dark impression with original color. There is an old paper repair on the centerfold and some extraneous creases and minor toning.