Arabia - Homann


Arabia - Homann

Product no.: 2446
£450.00


Imperium Turcicum in Europa, Asia et Africa regiones... by Johann Baptista Homann (1664-1724).

by J.B.Homann; for Atlas Novus Terrarum Orbis Imperia, Nuremberg, c1720+.
 
copper engraved map with original colouring; plate size 52 x 60,5 cm. fold as issued; add. creases; evenly toned with some faint spots; indistinctive top plate mark/ cropped on top plate mark; top and lower c'fold tears rep. with rep. tape; o/w vg. cond.
 
Detailed map of Arabia and the Turkish Empire with a large decorative cartouche.
 
Homann was a German engraver and publisher who established himself and his family as perhaps the most famous German map publishers. Following his death in 1724, the business continued under the name "Homann Heirs". 

 

 
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