Ceylan Et Les Maldives
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Ceylon, now Sri Lanka is shown both on the regional map, with the southern tip of India and the Maldives, and as a detailed insert at lower right. Finely engraved by Peyrounin for the leading French mapmaker of the period, Nicolas Sanson.
region: Maps of India and Ceylon
mapmakers: N. Sanson A. Peyrounin
place and date of publication: Paris 1652
medium and colour: copperplate, Original outline colourref: 40273
size in mm: 185 by 245mm (7.25 by 9.75 inches).
Price: £ 300
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