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Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725

Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725
Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725
Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725
Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725
Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725
Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725
Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725
Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725
Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725
Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725
Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725
Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725

Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725
This is a great old map of North Africa by NICOLAS SANSON. Nicolas Sanson 20 December 1600 7 July 1667. The royal geographer to both to Louis XIII and to Louis XII and councillor of state of France. This map is titled Antiquorum Africae Episcopatuum Geographica Descriptio.

It is a Copper engraving. A double page from a large atlas.

It is from "Atlas Antiquus" by Jean Le Clerc. This map is dated in pencil 1690 on the back but the First edition was I think published in 1705.

A later edition was published by J. I think that this map is from that date although the original must have been drawn in the mid 1600s. 2 SHEETS OF LAID PAPER JOINED DOWN THE MIDDLE. Image size 14 1/4 x 19 3/16 inches [363 x 487 mm].

Overall size about 25 x 20 inches [630 x 520mm]. For a map that is 300 years old it is an fairly good condition. Some staining around the edges. Lot of tiny tares around the edges. Overall light smattering of brown mottled stains. PLEASE SEE PHOTOGRAPHS FOR CONDITION.

This will look great mounted and framed. The item "Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725" is in sale since Sunday, June 6, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "kensphotogallery" and is located in Scarborough. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam.

  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • Antique: Yes
  • Type: County Map
  • Format: Atlas Map
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Year: 1725
  • Era: 1700s
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Nicholas Sanson
  • Country/Region: Africa


Nicolas Sanson Map of North Africa from French Atlas J Covens & C Mortier 1725