"Europa Vetus…", Sanson/Mariette
Period: 1668 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
22 x 16.5 inches
55.9 x 41.9 cm
Handsome map of Europe showing its ancient political divisions and place names. The map extends to include Iceland and all the lands bordering the Mediterranean. Decorated with a fine title cartouche.
Lightly toned with a few spots in the map. The bottom fold has been repaired in the margin and there is a small paper loss at right that has been restored.