Beautiful print of Iraklion, the capital of Crete as seen from the sea, boats at sea, title on top edge. Matthaus Merian’s Topographia was a vast work, originally published in 21 volumes in 1640, remaining in print until 1730.
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Copper engraving. Uncoloured. Excellent condition. Mounted size: 56 x 35cm. Size: 35 x 12.5 cm.