1730 Van Verden Map Of The Caspian Sea Print

1730 Van Verden Map Of The Caspian Sea by Paul Fearn

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1730 Van Verden Map Of The Caspian Sea Print By Paul Fearn

The watermark in the lower right corner of the image will not appear on the final print.

Frame

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Dimensions

Image:

5.25" x 8.00"

Overall:

7.25" x 10.00"

 

Print:

1730 Van Verden Map of the Caspian Sea by Paul Fearn - 5.25" x 8.00"

$30.00

Material:

Luster Photo Paper

$7.56

Finish:

Rolled in a Tube

$0.00

Assembly:

Assembly Charge

$0.00

Total:

 

$37.56

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an uncommon variant on carl van verden’s important 1719 – 1721 mapping of the caspian sea. around 1718 the russian tzar prints, peter the great prints, sponsored a number of cartographic expeditions to the farthest reaches of his vast empire. most of these were headed up by dutch navigators prints, the most experienced and mercenary of the era. carl van verden prints, a dutch seaman prints, was commissioned as a russian naval officer and assigned the task of mapping the caspian sea. though well known since antiquity the world’s largest lake was largely ignored by surveyors until van verden’s work in the early 18th century. van verden’s work had significant political ramifications. peter the great prints, russia’s most expansionist tzar prints, was determined to make the caspian a “russian lake” and invaded the region in 1722 seizing derbent and baku. copies of van verden’s work eventually made their way to paris via nicholas de l’isle prints, brother to the more famous cartographer g. de l’isle. geographers in paris quick recognized the importance of the work and the era most significant cartographers and map publishers prints, including homann prints

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About the Image

1730 Van Verden Map of the Caspian Sea by Paul Fearn

An uncommon variant on Carl Van Verden’s important 1719 – 1721 mapping of the Caspian Sea. Around 1718 the Russian Tzar, Peter the Great, sponsored a number of cartographic expeditions to the farthest reaches of his vast empire. Most of these were headed up by Dutch navigators, the most experienced and mercenary of the era. Carl Van Verden, a Dutch seaman, was commissioned as a Russian naval officer and assigned the task of mapping the Caspian Sea. Though well known since antiquity the world’s largest lake was largely ignored by surveyors until Van Verden’s work in the early 18th century. Van Verden’s work had significant political ramifications. Peter the Great, Russia’s most expansionist Tzar, was determined to make the...

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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