Auction 104, Lot 608

"'T Koninkryk van Congo, enz", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Western Africa

Period: 1705 (circa)


Color: Black & White

10.5 x 7.7 inches
26.7 x 19.6 cm

Attractive map of Gabon, the Congo and Angola from Cape Lopez and Sao Tomé to approximately the border with present-day Namibia. The map is fully engraved with mountains, rivers, forests and trails and decorated with a strapwork title cartouche. Engraved by A. d' Winter.


Condition: A

Narrow top margin, as issued, else fine.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $90

Closed on 9/10/2003