"Transylvania Sibenburgen", Blaeu, (Family)
Subject: Romania & Hungary
Period: 1643 (circa)
Publication: Theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas
Color: Hand Color
19.7 x 15.1 inches
50 x 38.4 cm
Handsome chart of Transylvania, present-day parts of Hungary and Romania. There is nice detail of forested areas, mountain ranges, rivers and towns. The elegant cartouche is topped with a crest and flanked with female figures. French text on verso, published between 1643-50.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. II) #7700:2.
A nice impression with attractive color on watermarked paper. There are faint creases in top corners and minor soiling.