Auction 133, Lot 519

"Nuova Carta del Europa Turchesca", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Black Sea, Balkans, Turkey

Period: 1734 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

13.5 x 11 inches
34.3 x 27.9 cm

This is an Italian version of Tirion's detailed map of the Black Sea, Balkans, and Asia Minor. It is embellished with a simple compass rose and provides a good view of the various political divisions.


Condition: A

A tiny, repaired binding tear at left just touches the neatline.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $190

Closed on 9/1/2010