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Schraembl’s Map of Yemen

SKU: 6458
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Schraembl’s Map of Yemen

Date of publication:

  • 1789
  • Printed Measurement:

  • 41.5 x 61 cm
  • Colour:

  • original
  • Karte von dem groessten theil des landes Jemen, Imame, Kaukeban &. &. […]

    This map of Yemen and the Red Sea follows the detailed maps by German traveller Carsten Niebuhr. He was the sole survivor of the Danish Arabia Expedition of the 1760s and creator of the first accurate western surveys of the region. Read more

    Condition & Materials

    Copper engraving, 41.5 x 61 cms, some original outline colour, light marginal waterstaining, blank verso. Read less