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Auction 188, Lot 625

"De Landschappen der Percoptize en Nogaize Tarters, Circassen, Mingrelianen, en Georgianen met die vande Crim", Aa, Pieter van der

Subject: Caucasus

Period: 1707 (published)

Publication: Naauwkeurige Versameling der Gedenk-Waardigste Zee- en Land-Reysen na Oost en West-Indien

Color: Black & White

9.1 x 6.1 inches
23.1 x 15.5 cm
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Attractive map of the regions surrounding the Black and Caspian seas, created to illustrate the life and works of Giovanni Battista de Luca, a Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. The region of Ucranie is shows west of the Dnieper River. The map is neatly engraved with mountains, rivers, forests, and cities, and is decorated with a compass rose and a pictorial cartouche featuring men preparing a feast.


Condition: A+

A dark impression on a bright sheet with light printer's ink residue.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $150

Closed on 6/22/2022