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Auction 184, Lot 719

"Ancienne Libye Interieure", Mallet, Alain Manesson

Subject: Northwestern Africa

Period: 1683 (published)

Publication: Description de l'Univers

Color: Hand Color

4.1 x 5.8 inches
10.4 x 14.7 cm
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A charming miniature map of Northwestern Africa, extending east to the Nile River and south to the Ptolemaic Lake Zaire, which is left unnamed. French text on verso.

References: Pastoureau, Manesson-Mallet 1 A [314].

Condition: A

A nice impression with light toning and foxing confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $75 - $95


Closed on 9/15/2021