Catalog Archive
Auction 151, Lot 602

"Asia Minor in Suas Partes seu Provincias Divisa", Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

Subject: Turkey, Cyprus

Period: 1756 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Universel

Color: Hand Color

24.3 x 19.3 inches
61.7 x 49 cm

An attractive map of Turkey, including off-shore islands in the eastern Aegean Sea, Rhodes and Cyprus. Major roads, and sea routes with distances are shown. The map is adorned with a military-themed cartouche.

References: Pedley #386.

Condition: B+

Watermarked paper with original color in the map and later color in the cartouche. There is light toning along the centerfold and a short centerfold separation at bottom that has been archivally repaired.

Estimate: $240 - $300


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