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Auction 185, Lot 718


"Guinee IIe. Feuille", Bonne/Lattre

Subject: Western Africa

Period: 1771 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12.5 x 16.7 inches
31.8 x 42.4 cm
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This is the eastern sheet of Bonne's two-part map Carte de la Guinee… This sheet, with its own borders, provides a detailed view of the coastal regions from Cote d'Ivoire to Angola. Political divisions, towns and cities, rivers, mountains, deserts, and more are identified. The interior of the continent is still largely unexplored.


Condition: B+

Contemporary outline color on a lightly toned sheet with the watermark of a Maltese cross encircled in rosary beads.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $49

Closed on 11/17/2021