"Algerii Saracenorum urbis fortissimae, in Numidia Africae Provincia s Tructae, iuxta Balearicos fluctus Maeditereranei aequoris Hispaniam contra Othomanor Pricipu imperio redactae, imago", Braun & Hogenberg
Subject: Northern Africa
Period: 1575 (circa)
Publication: Civitates Orbis Terrarum
Color: Black & White
19.2 x 13.7 inches
48.8 x 34.8 cm
A superb and detailed plan of the city of Algiers with its surrounding fortifications and estates. It provides a great view of this important Mediterranean port with two large oared ships in the harbor.
Light overall toning with a fine crisp impression.