The map is engraved by A. On back, some handwritten text in old French, written at the same period of the map, and depicting the map. Edition: Paris, dated 1650, XVIIe Century. 57 x 42,5 cm / 22,4 x 16,5 inches.Condition : good condition, handed colored. Active from 1627, Sanson published its first major map, the Postes de France, in 1632, with the publisher Melchior Tavernier. After the publication of a few general atlases alone, he worked with the print editor Pierre Mariette.
Nicholas Sanson was the first in France to realise a World atlas. WE DON'T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item "AFRICA 1650 NICOLAS SANSON D'ABBEVILLE UNUSUAL LARGE ANTIQUE MAP IN COLORS" is in sale since Thursday, September 10, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "efi6" and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.