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Antique Map-AFRICA-de Missy-de Leth-1749

Antique Map-AFRICA-de Missy-de Leth-1749

Antique Map-AFRICA-de Missy-de Leth-1749

Original Antique Maps and Prints. Description: This plate originates from:'Nieuwe Astronomische Geographische en Historische Atlas... , by Jean Rousset de Missy, published in Amsterdam by Hendrik de Leth, not dated, but 1749, rare extended 1st. From 1770 onwards it was published by S.

Koeman Baa 1A and Baa 1B. Artists and Engravers: Author: Jean Rousset de Missy b. He was a renowned historian and author on international law and a prolific journalist. De Leth was a printmaker and draughtsman of landscapes, active in Amsterdam.

He was one of the artists who collaborated on Zegepralent Kennemerland, but also published numerous quite beautiful maps. Engraver, publisher and painter, active in Amsterdam, worked for the Visscher family and eventually took over the business. De Leth is better known as an artist and engraver than as a cartographer although his historical atlas of the Netherlands was a very popular work. Subject: Plate 9 titled:'l'Afrique, dressee suivant les auteurs les plus nouvea et sur les observations de Messieurs de l'Academie Royale des Sciences.

Africa, based on the newest sources and on the observations of the members of the Royal Academy of Sciences. Condition: Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 24.5 x 20.5 cm.

The image size is ca. 19.5 x 16.5 cm. Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 9.6 x 8.1 inch.

7.7 x 6.5 inch. Medium: Etching/Engraving on verge type hand laid paper. ThePrintsCollector Peter Cornelissen, Margo van Latum - van Dongen, Frank van Latum Zeeland - The Netherlands.

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It is our privilege to have you as a customer. The item "Antique Map-AFRICA-de Missy-de Leth-1749" is in sale since Thursday, October 08, 2015.

This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "theprintscollectoruk" and is located in Zeeland. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.

  • Format: Sheet Map
  • Region: Africa
  • Antique/ Modern: Antique

Antique Map-AFRICA-de Missy-de Leth-1749