Carte Generale de l'Afrique. Carte generale de l'Afrique, Drefsee par Beaupre Geographe. D'apres les Memoires de la Societe Geographique.
General map of Africa, Drawn (dresse) by Beaupre after the Memoires of the Geographic Society. Beaupre was a naval hydrographic engineer at the Hydrographic Institute in Paris. This finely detailed map was engraved by J. Lale and published by Edouard Hocquart.
The vertical centre fold of this map is rather worn, but is still attached to the original publication paper. It is slightly worm eaten at edge of page at the top of centre fold, and there is some soiling - mainly in the margins. To the engraved border, this map measures 280 x 380 mm (11 x 15 inches).Page size is 315 x 410mm (12.5 x 16 inches). CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. However, please note: Spot in margin. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic map, published at the date stated above.
It is not a modern copy. VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain. FOLDING: This is a folding map. ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Jakob van der Schley & Jacques Nicolas Bellin. PROVENANCE: "Histoire Générale des Voyages, ou nouvelle collection de toutes les relations de voyages par mer et par terre", nouvelle edition dont les figures & les cartes ont été gravées par & sous le direction de J.
Vander Schley, elève distingué du célèbre Picart Le Romain. A La Haye, Chez Pierre de Hondt, avec Privilége de sa Majesté Impériale & de Nos Seignuers les Etats de Hollande & de West-Frise. I will dispatch this map in acid free sleeve and Triangular Cardboard Box. The item "Antique Map Of Africa 1838" is in sale since Sunday, October 13, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "classicarta" and is located in Evesham. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.