Auction 160, Lot 755

"Egypt, Called in the Language of the Country Missir; Drawn from d'Anville's Atlas", Harrison/D' Anville

Subject: Egypt

Period: 1788 (dated)


Color: Black & White

13.3 x 18.4 inches
33.8 x 46.7 cm

This very finely engraved map is based on D'Anville's map of the region, and extends east to include part of Arabia and the Red Sea. The details include the pyramids, rivers, cities, roads, oases and much else of interest.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.HAR-1a #18.

Condition: A

A clean and bright example with a printer's crease at right.

Estimate: $100 - $130


Closed on 11/16/2016