Danckerts: Maris Mediterranei
"Accuratissima orientalioris districtis
Maris Mediterranei tabula".
Handcolored Copperplate Engraving by Justus Danckerts around 1690.
This is the eastern half of a two part map
of the mediterranean. Beautiful subtle handcoloring.
Shows the island of Crete in the Center, Greece
in great detail, Rhodes, Israel, Jerusalem,
Cyprus, Turkey, Bulgarai, Egypt, Romania, Macedonia,
part of Bosnia, part of the Red Sea, the Nile
Lightly browned and some light spotting. Cut
to the edge of the plate.
Dimensions: 23.5 X 20 inches