Large, decorative view of the city of Constantinople, with legend across the bottom. It is beautifully engraved with quaint scenes of everyday life, including hunters with their dogs in the near foreg..
A finely designed map of Turkey and Cyprus from the great Blaeu family of Amsterdam.As Willem Blaeu died in 1638 most of his maps are actually published by his son Joan. This maps carries his (engrave..
A very handsome map with a particularly fine cartouche showing the Turkish Sultan on his throne and allegorical figures at either side brandishing weapons. At right is a smaller cartouche with a dedic..
Fine map of the Near East with Turkey, Palestine and the Crim area. Nicolas Sanson was to bring about the rise of French cartography, although the fierce competition of the Dutch would last until the ..
With the date change to1686, probably published in the last and posthume edition of 1688. Prepared by N.Sanson. Depicting the route from "Caire" to "La Mecque". A uncommon map showing the Turkish Empi..
This handsome folio sheet present three views of the strategically important Bosporus. At top is a large decorative bird's-eye view of Istanbul as viewed from across the water, which is filled with a ..