Asia Minor, Syria & Mesopotamia. Title of map:'Asia Minor, Syria & Mesopotamia. The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail. The map shows the occupation by Greek forces of the city of Smyrna (modern-day Izmir) and surrounding areas, as was the case between 15 May 1919 until 9 September 1922.The Allied Powers authorized the occupation and creation of the Zone of Smyrna during post First World War negotiations regarding the partition of the Ottoman Empire to protect the ethnic Greek population living in and around the city. The map also shows the majority of Eastern or Turkish Thrace as Greek territory (today it is the European part of Turkey). The map tentatively includes in the territory of Armenia the lands granted to it by the Treaty of Sèvres of 1920 within Ottoman Armenia, in what is today eastern Turkey. The Treaty was never ratified. IMAGE SIZE: Approx 44.0 x 58.0cm, 17.25 x 22.75 inches (Large). PROVENANCE: "The Times Survey Atlas of the World", prepared at the Edinburgh Geographical Institute under the direction of J. Published by The Times, Printing House Square, London EC4. VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain. CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated.
AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above. I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term'original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique.
Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography. REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche.
ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "richben1066" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.