- L'Afrique Suivant les Dern. L'Afrique Suivant les Dern. Jesuites Map maker : LE ROUGE, G. Size : 19.3 x 24.4 inches. / 49.0 x 62.0 cm.Colouring : In original o/l colours. Codition: Yellow/ light brown paper, some tears to edges and bends.
Description :A large map of the continent of Africa with a decorative title cartouche. Informational table upper left explaining the countries that comprise northern and southern Africa, religious affiliations of various countries, which European powers had control of which countries, which areas were kingdoms etc. Territories delineated by different outline colours. Rivers, mountains, coastal settlements, bays and some inland information clearly shown.Beautiful title cartouche in lower left corner shows Europeans and local peoples sitting amongst lions, elephants, rhinos, and local vegetation and scenery. George Louis Le Rouge was active from 1740- until 1780 as a publisher, and was appointed engineer for the King of France. The item "L'Afrique Suivant les Dern. Jesuites" is in sale since Thursday, February 14, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "woltrussia" and is located in Tel-Aviv Yafo . This item can be shipped worldwide.