"La Partie Septentrionale de la Turquie en l'Europe Avec les trois Principautes Electiues de Transylvanie, Moldavie et Valachie…", La Rue, Philippe de
Period: 1651 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
20.8 x 14.8 inches
52.8 x 37.6 cm
This uncommon map covers the region of today's Macedonia, Romania, Bulgaria, Croatia and Hungary. Extending north into Poland and Russie Noire and east to show Constantinople, it locates and names scores of villages and cities. The map was engraved by Jean Sommer and published by Pierre Mariette.
There are a couple tiny edge tears, well away from the map, else fine.