"Constantinople", Tardieu, Pierre Francois
Subject: Istanbul, Turkey
Period: 1780 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
17.8 x 14.8 inches
45.2 x 37.6 cm
This bird's-eye plan of Constantinople identifies 86 locations with a key at top right. Churches, mosques, palaces, and even a Turkish cemetery are identified. Relief is shown with hachure. A compass rose orients north to the top right.
There are two tiny holes in image at right, and marginal soiling.