Auction 117, Lot 824

"[De la Guinee [on sheet with] Du Congo]", Clouet, Jean Baptiste Louis

Subject: Africa - Western

Period: 1785 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13.3 x 12.3 inches
33.8 x 31.2 cm

Simple and interesting copper-plate engraved map of the western coast of Africa describing the Guinea and the Congo with insets of the island of Madagascar and the coast of Mozambique, the Cape Verde islands, Isle de France and Isle Bourbon. French text blocks at sides, overall size is ( 21.3 x 12.3".)

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Condition: B

Generally good with a little toning on the centerfold.

Estimate: $100 - $200

Sold for: $75

Closed on 12/6/2006

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