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Pieter van der Aa: I'Ile de Negrepont, autrefois Eubee

Map: GRC1706
 
Cartographer: Pieter van der Aa
Title: I'Ile de Negrepont, autrefois Eubee
Date: 1714
Published: Leiden
Width: 11 inches / 28 cm
Height: 9 inches / 23 cm
Map ref: GRC1706
Description:
Decorative copper-engraved map of the island of Euboea, historically known as Negroponte, and the adjacent mainland of Attica and Central Greece. The city of Chalcis, the island's largest city, is shown as a large and wealthy town, greater even than Athens. A large title cartouche depicts imagined life in Ancient Greece. Strong impression.