"Tabula Geographica Continens Despotatus Wallachiae Atque Moldaviae, Provinciam Bessarabiae… Polonicam Podoliae, …", Homann Heirs
Subject: Eastern Europe
Period: 1769 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
20 x 18.3 inches
50.8 x 46.5 cm
This map of parts of present-day Romania, Moldova and Ukraine is filled with details of forts, towns, and the topography of the land. Bucharest (Bukurest), Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi (Akermann), and many other cities are depicted with miniature castles. Adorned with a rococo-style cartouche.
Original color on watermarked paper with light toning along centerfold and a few faint stains.