Auction 96, Lot 454

"The West Part of Barbary. Containing Fez, Marocco, Algier, and Part of Biledulgerid the Canary Islands &c.", Moll, Herman

Subject: Northern Africa

Period: 1740 (circa)


Color: Black & White

10 x 7 inches
25.4 x 17.8 cm

Handsome map of the Barbary coast including Madeira and the Canary Islands. The interior is engraved with mountains and forests of palm trees. Title in block style cartouche.


Condition: A

Map is printed a little crooked on the sheet resulting in a close shaved margin at top right, else fine.

Estimate: $110 - $130

Sold for: $140

Closed on 9/12/2001