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- Published: Weimar
- Published date: 1803
- Category: Turkey, Turky
- Issue date: 1803
- Type: map
- Size: 450 by 613mm (17¾ by 24¼ inches).
- Stock number: 31176
- Condition: In excellent condition.
Large plan of Constantinople, the Golden Horn, the Bosporus and Scutari on the Asian side. With many engraved details, streets, villages, mosques, etc. The area outside the city is accurate shown. Antique map of Istanbul from Lechevalier's 'Voyage de la Propontide et du Pont-Euxin'. Many French publications used the surveys of Kauffer, an engineer in the service of the Turks. Jean-Baptiste Le Chevalier (1752-1836) was an assistant to the French ambassador Choiseul-Gouffier in the 1780s.