"Topographica Repraesentatio Barbarica Portus et Vrbis Munitae Oran una cum…", Homann Heirs
Period: 1732 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
23 x 16.7 inches
58.4 x 42.4 cm
Very interesting chart of the city of Oran and the surrounding coastline on the Barbary coast. The top portion is a bird's eye view of the fort and city and at the bottom is a view as seen from the sea. There are numerous different types of ships and boats, including a battle scene.
Some thinness of paper along centerfold and old repairs of two worm holes in title. Original color.