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Mercator’s Ensemble of Greek Islands
Crete/ Greek Islands..
MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J. [Amsterdam, 1595/ 1630]
Candia cum Insulis aliquot circa Graeciam.
13 ¼ x 18 ¾ inches.
Fine hand color; some marginal mends well away from image, very good.
Richly detailed and beautifully executed engraving combining a large map of Crete with maps of Corfu, Zante, Milo, Nicosia, Santorini and Scarpanto.
Zacharakis 1326; Van der Krogt [7900:1A.1]