By: Henri Chatelain
Date: 1732 (published) Amsterdam
Dimensions: 16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
This is an authentic antique print showing Constantinople and other views from the area by Henri Chatelain. The print was published in Chatelain's 7 volume "Atlas Historique."
The primary image is a bird's eye view of the ancient city of Constantinople from across the water. The view includes sailing ships with their reflections in the water and numerous buildings, some of which are labeled, such as the Palace of Constantine. The two smaller views show the Aqueduct of Constantinople and the Column of Pompei. On either side of the images, panels of French text describes the area in detail.
Condition: Print is in A condition with full margins on clean paper and lovely hand coloring.
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