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1710 Van der Aa Map of Europe and North Africa

1710 Van der Aa Map of Europe and North Africa

1710 Van der Aa Map of Europe and North Africa

1710 Van der Aa Map of Europe and North Africa. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS - NOT REPRODUCTIONS. Title: Tabula Geographica quae Continet Totam Fere Europam et Proxima Africae In usum Historiae Recentioris.

Description: An appealing 1710 map of europe and northern Africa by the Dutch map publisher Pieter Van der Aa. The map covers all of continental europe as well as the British Isles and parts of adjacent Scandinavia and Northern Africa, specifically the Maghreb or Barbary Coast. This map is peculiar for its unusual projection, unique to the rare original work of Van der Aa, in which horizontal distance is greatly exaggerated.

An elaborate martially themed cartouche appears in the upper left quadrant. Some editions of this map were joined by the publisher to a partner map of western Asia. The present example is a stand-alone edition.

Size: Printed area measures 15 inches high by 17 inches wide. Slight wear on original fold lines. If your address is a P.

Duty varies by country and we cannot predict the amount you will be charged. Some countries are duty free, others are not. Other Services Conservation Framing: Geographicus recommends basic conservation framing services for any antique paper. We do not offer this service. Antique Map Restoration: Geographicus can repair and restore your antique map.

Services include deacidification cleaning flattening and backing. The item "1710 Van der Aa Map of Europe and North Africa" is in sale since Thursday, August 22, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps".

The seller is "geographicusmaps" and is located in Brooklyn, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.


1710 Van der Aa Map of Europe and North Africa