Large antique 18th century atlas map, printed on thick, good quality paper with original outline hand colour/color and decorative title cartouche, 1784. Title of map:'Carte de la Barbarie contenant les Royaumes de Maroc, de Fez, d'Alger, de Tunis et de Tripoli, avec les déserts limitrophes de l'Intérieur de l'Afrique. The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail.This map is folding hence the centrefold line may show on the image below. A decorative 18th century map of the "Barbary" or the Maghreb region of North Africa, covering the coastal regions of present day Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and western Libya.
IMAGE SIZE: Approx 49.5 x 60.0cm, 19.5 x 23.75 inches (Large); Please note that this is a folding map. ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Santini, Paolo and Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles & Didier. PROVENANCE: "Atlas Universel, dressé sur les meilleures cartes modernes", 1784 à Venise par P.Santini, rue Ste Justine, chez M. TYPE: Large antique 18th century atlas map, printed on thick, good quality paper with original outline hand colour/color and decorative title cartouche. VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain. CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. 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 print, published at the date stated above. I do not offer reproductions.
It is not a modern copy. The term'original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique. Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography. REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes.
DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas.The item "Carte de la Barbarie North Africa Spain. SANTINI / VAUGONDY 1784 old map" is in sale since Thursday, November 16, 2017. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "richben1066" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.