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Carte du Congo et du Pays des Cafres.

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Article ID AF0339
Artist Covens/ Mortier (1685-1740)
Jean Covens und Corneille Mortier where brothers in law, who continued the bussines, founded of Pierre Mortier in 1685 in Amsterdam. They called it Covens & Mortier. They extended their buissines in buying the company of De Witt.
Title Carte du Congo et du Pays des Cafres.
Year ca. 1730
Description
Decorative map of the southern part of Africa.
The map includes extensive commentary on peoples, regions, rivers and other geographic features.
Place of Publication Amsterdam
Dimensions (cm)49,5 x 60,5
ConditionUpper and lower centerfold and lower right corner perfectly restored
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueCopper print

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