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Valk’s Map of the Lower Danube

SKU: 7326
£500.00

Title:
Valk’s Map of the Lower Danube

Date of publication:
c.1700

Printed Measurement:
49 x 59 cm

Colour:
original

Mapmaker(s):

  • Gerard Valk
  • Leonard Valk
  • Bulgaria et Romania: divisa in singulares sangiacatus Silistriam, Nicopolin, Bodinum, Sardiam, Bysantium, Kirkeliam et Gallipolin, una cum finitimis regionibus Valachia, Servia etc.

    Copper engraving, 49 x 59 cm, original hand-colour, blank verso. A map of the Lower Danube region on the western shore of the Black Sea, covering parts of modern Turkey and Bulgaria; Romania is here used in its earlier form, referring to the hinterland of Constantinople, the new Rome.