Turkey in Europe Greece Balkans Bulgaria Romania Black Sea 1714 Pluche mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
La Turquie en Europe...
(Europe / Turkey / Greece/ Balkans/ Tartary/ Black Sea/ Macedonia/ Romania).
Issued 1714, Paris, anonymous (possibly de Fer or Pluche, etc.).
Charming little early 18th century engraved map, with lovely hand color. Title with 1714 date set within simple scrolled cartouche which displays banners and a crescent moon above. Moravia named at top left, Poland across top right above Little Tartary, Cyprus lower right, tip of southern Italy middle left.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original fold lines.
Sheet Measures c. 6 1/8"H x 8 1/8"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 5 1/2"H x 7"W.