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Auction 88, Lot 333

"Partie Occidentale d' Afrique ou se trouve les Isles Canaries, et du Cap Verd dans la Mer Atlantique…", Fer, Nicolas de

Subject: Western Africa

Period: 1715 (circa)


Color: Black & White

12.7 x 8.7 inches
32.3 x 22.1 cm

Copper engraved map of northwestern Africa filled with mountains, numerous kingdoms and place names. The Canary and Cape Verde Islands are prominently featured. Cartouche and compass rose. Sharp impression.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $220

Closed on 10/2/1999