Middle East, Asia Minor, Turkey, Georgia, Armenia, Cyprus, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine; Jean-Baptiste B. D'Anville - Carte Pour l'Expedition de Cyrus le Jeune et la Retraite des Dix-Mil Grecs - 1721-1750

Description
Middle East, Asia Minor, Turkey, Georgia, Armenia, Cyprus, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine; Jean-Baptiste B. D'Anville - Carte Pour l'Expedition de Cyrus le Jeune et la Retraite des Dix-Mil Grecs - 1721-1750
Original colored copper plate

This map is an original 1749 copper engraving.

This is the D'ANVILLE edition, on the famous maps of Geographia Antiqua , by Rollin, published in 1749 in his work: "Histoire ancienne et Romaine par Rollin... Paris, 1749"

Gorgeous map published in Paris, with excellent colouring, wide margins and geographically very well detailed at every point.

Condition: they are in fairly good condition, as per photos. There are some slight signs of ageing, such as tiny folds or small stains and holes, which do not affect at all the engraved area.

Map overall dimensions: 42 x 29 cm

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Middle East
Geographical specification
Asia Minor, Turkey, Georgia, Armenia, Cyprus, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine
Map maker/ publisher
Jean-Baptiste B. D'Anville
Map/ Book title
Carte Pour l'Expedition de Cyrus le Jeune et la Retraite des Dix-Mil Grecs
Period
1721-1750
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Original colored copper plate
Size of the largest image
29×42 cm
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