"Isle de Stampalia", Mallet, Alain Manesson
Subject: Astypalaia, Greece
Period: 1683 (circa)
Publication: Description de l'Univers, Tome II
Color: Hand Color
4.3 x 5.8 inches
10.9 x 14.7 cm
A lovely bird's-eye view of the Greek Isle Astypalaia (Stampalia) and several neighboring islands in the Aegean Sea. Numerous ships sail in the sea, including several engaged in battle.
References: Pastoureau, Manesson-Mallet 1A .
Watermarked paper with marginal soiling.