Greece Greek islands Schiro & Negrepont 1683 Mallet antique hand color map shipsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Is. de Schiro et Negrepont.
(Euboea Island, Greece, Euripus Strait, Boetia Coast, Second Largest Greek Island, Aegean Sea, Battling Warships Firing Cannons).
Issued 1683, Paris, by Mallet.
Fine and uncommon original antique engraved map, with lovely hand color.
The map remains overall clean & sound, light signs of age typical to all old sheets of printed paper. The scan provided should capture the appearance better than words. Text on the back as issued.
A visual depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era. Tall mast sailing ships below title within a fluttering banner.
Sheet measures c. 8 1/8" H x 5 1/4" W.
Printed area measures c. 5 7/8" H x 4" W.