"Royaume de Congo, &c.", Sanson, Nicolas
Subject: Western Africa
Period: 1700 (published)
Publication: Algemeene Weereldtbeschryving
Color: Hand Color
10.5 x 7.9 inches
26.7 x 20.1 cm
Attractive map of Gabon, the Congo and Angola from Cape Lopez and Sao Tomé to approximately the border with present-day Namibia. The map is fully engraved with mountains, rivers, forests and trails and decorated with a strapwork title cartouche. Engraved by Antoine d'Winter for a Dutch edition of Sanson's pocket atlas.