"Alexandri Magni Expeditio", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: Middle East
Period: 1613 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.4 x 5.9 inches
18.8 x 15 cm
Charming small map showing the region conquered by Alexander the Great stretching from Greece through northern India. Asia Minor is shown in detail in the inset. Decorated with a strapwork title cartouche and two medallions. French text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #8030H:351.
A nice impression with several small damp stains along the edges of the sheet.