Ancient Greece Achaia Hellas Attica Athens Corinth 1729 decorative battle mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Achaia quae et Hellas hodie Livadia.
(Europe, Ancient World, Balkans, Greece, Euboea, Achaia, Hellas, Attica, Athens, Corinth).
Issued 1729, Amsterdam by J. Paulus.
Early 18th century engraved map with attractive hand color. Decorative warrior and battle cartouche greatly enhances visual appeal. Insets in top corners include environs of Athens and a central urban area.
Remains a nice looking example with a pleasing age patina. Any age flaws mostly minor and easy to overlook or forgive.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 9 3/4" H x 14 1/2" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 7 3/4" H x 10" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.