1725 Homann Map Of The Caspian Sea And Kamchatka Poster

1725 Homann Map Of The Caspian Sea And Kamchatka by Paul Fearn

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1725 Homann Map Of The Caspian Sea And Kamchatka Poster By Paul Fearn

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Dimensions

Image:

8.00" x 6.50"

Overall:

10.00" x 8.50"

 

Print:

1725 Homann Map of the Caspian Sea and Kamchatka by Paul Fearn - 8.00" x 6.50"

$25.00

Material:

Luster Photo Paper

$7.56

Finish:

Rolled in a Tube

$0.00

Assembly:

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Total:

 

$32.56

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one of homann's most interesting and influential maps posters, this 1725 map depicts the caspian sea and the peninsula of kamchatka. essentially two maps in one posters, homann here juxtaposes two opposite parts of asia: the caspian sea posters, which forms part the western border of asia and europe posters, and the peninsula of kamchatka posters, the easternmost known point in continental asia. while this combination may seem odd to us today posters, to the 18th century european posters, reared on the works of marco polo and steeped in the legends of wealth associated with the orient posters, it represented the legendary silk route across asia as well as the eastern and western most claims of the expanding russian empire. during this period posters, both the caspian sea and kamchatka were actively being explored by european powers eager to exploit the riches of asia. the left hand map posters

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1725 Homann Map of the Caspian Sea and Kamchatka by Paul Fearn

One of Homann's most interesting and influential maps, this 1725 map depicts the Caspian Sea and the Peninsula of Kamchatka. Essentially two maps in one, Homann here juxtaposes two opposite parts of Asia: the Caspian Sea, which forms part the western border of Asia and Europe, and the Peninsula of Kamchatka, the easternmost known point in continental Asia. While this combination may seem odd to us today, to the 18th century European, reared on the works of Marco Polo and steeped in the legends of wealth associated with the orient, it represented the legendary Silk Route across Asia as well as the eastern and western most claims of the expanding Russian Empire. During this period, both the Caspian Sea and Kamchatka were actively being...

About the Artist - Paul Fearn

Paul Fearn

My passion is Photography and Aviation or is that Aviation and Photography ! I hope you enjoy my photographs.

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