Auction 139, Lot 666

"Sultanie, een Stadt in Arak of Erak… / Sultania, Urbs ad Taurum Montem Exstructa…", Schenk, Pieter

Subject: Southern Turkey

Period: 1702 (circa)

Publication: Hecatompolis, sive Totius Orbis Terrarum…

Color: Hand Color

10 x 8.5 inches
25.4 x 21.6 cm

This is a rare view of Sultaniye (Karapinar) from Schenk's important town atlas. The city is located at the foot of Mt. Taurus in southern Turkey.


Condition: A

Marginal soiling.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 2/15/2012