Auction 96, Lot 447

"Africae Tabula", Weigel, Christopher

Subject: Africa

Period: 1740 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13.5 x 10.9 inches
34.3 x 27.7 cm

Very attractive small map of the continent with typical 18th century cartography, much of it fanciful. The large (uncolored) pictorial title cartouche features the peoples and animals of the continent.

References:

Condition: A

Crisp impression and original color. Minor spotting in bottom margin.

Estimate: $325 - $375

Sold for: $350

Closed on 9/12/2001

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