"Sarmatia et Scythia, Russia et Tartaria Europaea", Cluver, Philipp
Subject: Eastern Europe
Period: 1697 (circa)
Publication: Introductio in Universam Geographicam
Color: Black & White
10.1 x 9.4 inches
25.7 x 23.9 cm
Handsome copper engraved map of the region from Poland to the Ural Mountains and from Scandinavia to the Black and Caspian Seas. Fully engraved, it depicts mountains, forests, and towns, with many ancient place names. Decorative title cartouche at lower right.
References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.CLUV-8a .
A dark impression issued folding on watermarked paper with a few small damp stains and toning confined to the sheet's edges.