Collection: Map Cartouche Collection
Parent Map: Peloponnesus hodie Morea Deo favente, et Victoriosiss: Sereniss:ae Reipublicae Venetae armis plurimé Christianitati subacta, et hac causa de novo in lucem edita per Nicolaum Visscher Amst: Bat: cum Privil: Ordin: General: Belgii Foederati.
Date Produced: circa 1689
Date Published: circa 1689
Description: Title cartouche features a lion with a sword and document standing over three dead soldiers and a gorgon. A shield beside the defeated soldiers has a crescent symbol. The domes and bell tower of Venice's Saint Mark's Basilica are in the background.
Subjects: Gorgons (Greek mythology) · Basilica di San Marco (Venice, Italy) · Campanile di San Marco (Venice, Italy) · Church buildings · Animals · Lions · Weapons · War · Anthropomorphism · Symbolism