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Weigel’s Map of Ancient Greece

SKU: 9185
£250.00

Title:
Weigel’s Map of Ancient Greece

Date of publication:
1720

Printed Measurement:
31.5 x 41.5 cm

Colour:
original

Mapmaker(s):

  • Christoph Weigel
  • Graeciae Pars Meridionalis / Graciae Antiquae Tabula Nova in qua locorum situs tum ad distantias itinerarias tum ad Observationes Astronomicas exactus

    Copper engraving, 31.5 x 41.5 cm, original hand colour, blank verso; map of the southern regions of ancient Greece, published in Johann David Köhler’s historical atlas "Descriptio Orbis Antiqui..." The cartouche is adorned with suitably classical subjects, such as chariot racing and the Colossus of Rhodes. Zacharakis, Printed Maps of Greece, 3668/2370.