Adina Sommer`s Rare Antique Maps and Contemporary Art
Carte de l’Afrique Meridionale ou pays entre la Ligne & Cap de Bonne Esperance, et l’Isle de Madagascar.
|Nicolaes Visscher I (1618 -1679) Amsterdam was a Dutch engraver, cartographer and publisher. He was the son of Claes Janszoon Visscher. His son, Nicolaes Visscher II, also worked with him and continued the family tradition of mapmaking. He died in Amsterdam in 1709 and later after his death, many plates has been used from Petrus Schenk II (1693−1775) to issue other copies.|
|Title||Carte de l’Afrique Meridionale ou pays entre la Ligne & Cap de Bonne Esperance, et l’Isle de Madagascar.|
Map depicts Southafrica with Madacascar, on inset map the cape of good hope with its bay and mountain.
|Place of Publication||Amsterdam|
|Dimensions (cm)||51 x 58|
|Condition||Upper and lower centerfold perfectly restored, foldet|
( A reproduction can be ordered individually on request. )