"Vue & Description de la Ville de Lovango Dans Le Royaume de Congo avec Plusieurs", Chatelain, Henry Abraham
Subject: Western Africa
Period: 1719 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Historique…
Color: Black & White
17 x 14.3 inches
43.2 x 36.3 cm
This folio sheet contains a large view of the fabled city of Lovango at top and 10 vignettes of the people and ceremonies of the kingdom of Congo with French text descriptions.
Crisp impression. Faint toning along fold and a couple of unobtrusive spots. Couple of tears in blank margins, closed with brown paper or cello tape, one just touching image at bottom right.