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AFRICA BY CLUVER / BERTIUS c1661 GENUINE 350 YEAR OLD ANTIQUE MAP

AFRICA BY CLUVER / BERTIUS c1661 GENUINE 350 YEAR OLD ANTIQUE MAP

AFRICA BY CLUVER / BERTIUS c1661 GENUINE 350 YEAR OLD ANTIQUE MAP

AFRICA BY PHILIPP CLUVER / PETRUS BERTIUS c1661. AFRICA BY PHILIPP CLUVER ENGRAVED BY PETRUS BERTIUS c1661.

A COPPER ENGRAVED MAP BY PETRUS BERTIUS THAT WAS PRODUCED FOR "INTRODUCTIONIS IN UNIVERSAM GEOGRAPHIAM" BY PHILIPP CLUVER PUBLISHED AMSTERDAM c1661. (FRONTISPIECE NOT INCLUDED IN SALE). PHILIPP CLUVER ALSO KNOWN AS PHILIPPI CLUVERII AND PHILIPPUS CLUVERIUS WAS A GERMAN GEOGRAPHER AND HISTORIAN WORKING IN LEIDEN IN THE LATE 16th AND EARLY 17th CENTURIES. HE IS CONSIDERED ONE OF THE FOUNDING FATHERS OF HISTORICAL GEOGRAPHY THIS MAP IS FROM AN EARLY EDITION OF "GEOGRAPHIAM" AND WAS ENGRAVED BY THE DUTCH CARTOGRAPHER PETRUS BERTIUS THIS MAP IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH A CENTREFOLD CREASE AS PUBLISHED AND HAND COLOUR.

THE MAP MEASURES APPROX 13.5 x 13 cms INCLUDING MARGINS. THIS IS A GENUINE ANTIQUE MAP OVER 350 YEARS OLD. ONLY CHEQUES DRAWN ON UK BANKS ACCEPTED. ISHED IN 1998 WE ARE AN ANTIQUE MAP & PRINT BUSINESS THAT ONLY SELL GENUINE ANTIQUES. ALL OUR MAPS, PRINTS & ENGRAVINGS ARE GUARANTEED TO HAVE BEEN PRODUCED AT OR AROUND THE DATE STATED.

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This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "asjvince" and is located in Poole. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Cartographer/Publisher: Petrus Bertius Philipp Cluver
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • Era: 1600s
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Year: 1661


AFRICA BY CLUVER / BERTIUS c1661 GENUINE 350 YEAR OLD ANTIQUE MAP