Auction 105, Lot 510

"Afrique", Sanson, Nicolas Fils

Subject: Africa

Period: 1750 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
6.5 x 5.7 inches
16.5 x 14.5 cm

Small copper engraved map that includes the Canary and Cape Verde Islands as well as Madagascar and many islands in the Indian Ocean. The Nile originates from twin lakes below the Equator. Garland-style title cartouche. Tom: I Pag: 454 in upper right margin.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $120

Closed on 12/3/2003

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