"Petite Tartarie dite Autrement Crimee et Precopense", Duval, Pierre
Subject: Ukraine & Southwestern Russia
Period: 1661 (published)
Publication: La Geographie Universelle
Color: Hand Color
4.9 x 3.6 inches
12.4 x 9.1 cm
This miniature map of the region north of the Black Sea depicts major towns and key topographical features. Pierre Duval was Nicolas Sanson's nephew and pupil. He published a wide range of atlases and individual maps including a fine miniature world geography with many of the maps based on Sanson.
References: King (2nd Ed.) pp. 132-135; Pastoureau, DUVAL XI A .
Original color with faint offsetting and marginal toning.