"Nieuwe Kaart van Africa na de Addlerlaastste Ondekking int Licht Gebracht", Tirion, Isaac
Period: 1769 (circa)
Publication: Nieuwe en Beknopte Hand-Atlas
Color: Hand Color
12.5 x 10.8 inches
31.8 x 27.4 cm
Handsome map of the continent with the title in a simple block-style cartouche. Filled with interesting and fairly accurate cartography based on Delisle. The Nile is shown according to Paez and inland from Zanzibar lies a long lake Maravi (Malawi). The Hottentottens occupy the southern tip.
With a crisp impression, fine coloring and very wide margins with two large watermarks. A couple spots in margins, else fine.