"Vue & Description de la Ville de Lovango dans le Royaume de Congo...", Chatelain, Henry Abraham
Subject: Western Africa
Period: 1720 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Historique…
Color: Black & White
17.1 x 14.3 inches
43.4 x 36.3 cm
This folio sheet contains a large view of the fabled city of Lovango at top and 10 vignettes of the people and ceremonies of the kingdom of Congo with French text descriptions.
A sharp impression, issued folding on paper with a Strasbourg Lily watermark and a short tear in the bottom blank margin that has been closed on verso with archival tape.