1756 D Anville Large Antique Map of Greece, Macedonia, Crete, Agean Islands

Cartographer :Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D'Anville

This large magnificently hand coloured original antique map of Greece, Crete & the Greek Islands was engraved in 1756 - the date is engraved in the title cartouche - and was published by Jean-Baptiste Bourguinon D'Anville in his elephant folio edition of Atlas Generale. This is a beautiful map on very heavy, clean strong paper with beautiful hand colouring. (Ref: M&B; Tooley)

General Description:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable
Paper color: - White
Age of map color: - Early & later
Colors used: - Yellow, pink, green
General color appearance: - Authentic
Paper size: - 34in x 23in (865m x 585mm)
Plate size: - 29in x 22in (735mm x 560mm)
Margins: - Min 1/2in (12mm)

Margins: - None
Plate area: - Two light small brown stains
Verso: - None