Nieuwe kaart van 't Ryk van Persie

Method Copper engraved with hand colour
Artist Tirion, Isaac
Published [Amsterdam c.1750]
Dimensions 290 x 370 mm
Notes A detailed map of Persia and its adjoining countries with Armenia.

Isaac Tirion (c.1705-c.1769) was born in Utrecht ca. 1705 and came to Amsterdam ca. 1725. He had premises on the Kalverstraat, Amsterdam, and was a member of the board of the booksellers guild. He published numerous atlases throughout his life, but is best known for Hedendaagsche historie and Vaderlandse Historie, both historical reference works that were populated with engravings by leading artists.

Condition: Strong impression with full margins. Pressed centre fold as issued.
Framing unmounted
Price £280.00
Stock ID 43140