"Isle de Madagascar ou de St. Laurens", Sanson, Nicolas
Period: 1683 (published)
Publication: Description de tout l'Univers
Color: Hand Color
9.5 x 7.4 inches
24.1 x 18.8 cm
Finely engraved, decorative map of Madagascar and the coast of Mozambique. Great detail of the surrounding islands and navigation hazards in the Gulf of Mozambique. The map is ornamented with an attractive title cartouche.
Sharp impression with minor toning in margins.