Mer Noire ou Mer Maieure Old map Black Sea Russia Sanson 1656
Title: Mer Noire Ou Mer Maieure Par N. Sanson.
Description: Fine 17th century map titled Mer Noire ou Mer Maieure. The map shows the Black Sea area, Crimea with Russian and Turkey regions. Hand colored in outline, copperplate engraved original map. Published by Frans Halma in Description de tout l'Univers.
Mapmaker Nicolas Sanson (1600–1667) was a French cartographer. He was born of an old Picardy family of Scottish descent, at Abbeville, and was educated by the Jesuits at Amiens.
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Size: Sheet app.: 26.5 x 21.5 cm. 10.5 x 8.5 inches. Image app.: 23.5 x 18.5 cm. 9.25 x 7.25 inches. Condition: Overall very good, fold as published. Blank verso.