Africa Iuxta Navigationes Et Observationes Old map Seutter/Lotter 1762. Title: Africa Iuxta Navigationes Et Observationes Recentissimas Aucta Correcta et..
Africa with Madagascar, Cape Verdo Island, Canarias Islands old engraved detailed hand-colored antique map filled with topographical, political and administrative departments, towns and villages, place names, rivers, forests and mountains. Title cartouche uncolored as published with pyramids, a dragon, snake, crocodile, parrots, and surrounded by African natives. Published: Augsburg, rare Johann Michael Probst edition. Georg Matthäus Seutter (16471756) was one of the most important and prolific German map publishers of the 18th century. Seutter copied the work of other cartographers, making his own engravings based on their models.
Seutter published his small atlas Atlas minor in 1744 with 64 maps. After Matthaus Seutter died his son, Albrecht Karl and his son-in-law Conrad Tobias Lotter ran the business for five more years. After Seutter's death his son-in-law Tobias Conrad Lotter and publisher Johann Michael Probst resubmitted the atlas (1762) and the name Seutters on the copper plates for the most part replaced those of Tobias Conrad Lotter Verlag Tob. 17th -18th Century maps & atlases & prints. ORIGINAL ANTIQUE COPPER PLATE ENGRAVING, HAND COLORED.
Engraving is Absolutely Guaranteed authentic original map. A Certificate of Authenticity will be on request forwarded for each individual map or print. 11.5 x 8.75 inches.
9.75 x 7.75 inches. 25.5 x 19.5 cm. Condition: Very good map for its time, light soiling at left. Map and Maps Cartography of the World.
Always real antique maps - Always original - Never reproductions. The item "Africa Iuxta Navigationes Et Observationes Old map Seutter/Lotter 1762" is in sale since Friday, February 21, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps".The seller is "mapandmaps" and is located in Europe. This item can be shipped worldwide.