"Theatrum Belli Russorum Victoriis Illustratum sive Nova et Accurata Turcicarum et Tartaricum...", Lotter, Tobias Conrad
Period: 1750 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22.4 x 19.3 inches
56.9 x 49 cm
A superb map depicting the theater of the Russo-Turkish War in the Ukraine in 1735-39. It provides excellent detail of the fortifications including the Ukrainian line - a system of defenses from the Dnipro to the Donetz rivers. Richly adorned in Lotter's bold style with two cartouches and a compass rose.
A dark impression on a bright sheet of watermarked paper.