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Carte de l’Afrique Meridionale ou pays entre la Ligne & Cap de Bonne Esperance, et l’Isle de Madagascar.

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Article ID AF0363
Artist Visscher (1618-1679)
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.
Year ca. 1740
Description
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
ConditionUpper and lower centerfold perfectly restored, foldet
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueCopper print

Reproduction:

120.00 €

( A reproduction can be ordered individually on request. )