"Arzylla, of Argille", Dapper, Olivier
Subject: Northern Africa
Period: 1668 (circa)
Publication: Naukeurige beschrijvinge der Afrikaensche gewesten
Color: Hand Color
13.29 x 9 inches
33.8 x 22.9 cm
Lovely view of Arzilla on the Barbary coast of Africa. Dapper's important Description of Africa was one of the most important seventeenth century works about the continent, compiled from contemporary eye-witness sources.
Light surface soil in margins, not affecting view.