Arabie Arabian peninsula 1683 antique engraved hand color mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Saudi Arabia, Middle East).
Issued 1683, Paris by Mallet
Charming 17th century antique engraved map, with lovely hand color. A superior example thus, nicer than typical.
Sheet measures c. 8 1/2"H x 5 3/8"W.
Printed area measures c. 6"H x 4 1/8"W.
Tibbets, Arabia in Early Maps, 143-4.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 3.
Al Ankary, Arabian Peninsula in Old European Maps, 86.(noting it contains the old historicalnames of regions, places and peoples).
McMinn, Maps of Arabia: 500 Years, 32.