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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2016.6.8
Object Name Map
Description "La Grande Tartarie," 1660, hand-colored engraving by Nicolas Sanson.
Printed upper right, in cartouche: La Grande Tartarie / par le Sr.Sanson d'Abbeville / Geographe du Roy
Title La Grande Tartarie
Date 1660
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Sanson, Nicolas
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-8.75 W-11.5 inches
Credit line Gift, The Donald and Tina Sheff Collection of Asian Cartography