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Cornelis de Bruijn

Among the travel books, the work of Flemish Cornelis de Bruijn, Reizen van Cornelis de Bruyn door of the vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia, etc (Cornelis de Bruyn’s travels in the Levant), stands out, with texts and engravings from the drawings he created at the Ottoman Empire of that era, from the Greek islands, Constantinople, Smyrna, Cyprus, Syria, Palestine to Egypt.

Scio (Chios)

Cornelis de Bruijn (1652 – 1727) (from a drawing by),Anonymous (17th century) printmaker,Scio (Chios) – engraving – 1698One of the 200 engravings (whole-page, between pp.168

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