Auction 140, Lot 692

"Imperium Turcicum in Europa, Asia et Africa Regiones Proprias, Tributarias, Clientelares…", Haas/Homann Heirs

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East

Period: 1737 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23.3 x 19.2 inches
59.2 x 48.8 cm

Striking map of the Turkish Empire stretching from the Balkan peninsula to the Caspian Sea and from Egypt through the Arabian peninsula. The elaborate title cartouche is surrounded by figures representing the conquest and the riches of the empire.

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Condition: B+

There is a hint of toning along centerfold and a few minor spots.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $275

Closed on 5/23/2012

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