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Sanson Map of Africa Morocco. 2-20, 1670 Cartes Folio Hand-Colored Engraving

Sanson Map of Africa Morocco. 2-20, 1670 Cartes Folio Hand-Colored Engraving

Sanson Map of Africa Morocco. 2-20, 1670 Cartes Folio Hand-Colored Engraving

Estats et Royaumes de Fez et Maroc, Darha et Segelmesse. Information: This handsome map engraving is from Nicolas d'Abbeville Sanson's. Cartes Generales de Toutes les Parties du Monde.

The work was published in Paris in 1670 by Pierre Mariette. Each engraving features original outline color. The atlas was first published in 1658 and was considered the first French world atlas. It featured numerous maps including several world maps, continental maps, parts of the Americas, India, China, Japan, and numerous European countries and territories. He produced over 300 maps in his career, noted for their sharp style and research.

He first introduced the atlas / map featured here in 1658, with his son, Guillame Sanson, continuing this publication posthumously. Guarantee: This listing is an original antique and not a modern reproduction. I guarantee this listing to be authentic. Due to its age, some imperfections can be expected. Please view the detailed photo(s) carefully. If other arrangements need to be made, please contact me.

Work: Cartes Generales de Toutes les Parties du Monde. 23 1/2" by 17 1/2". Engraving with Original Outline Color. Original Descriptive Text: Provided when Available. The work is in good to very good condition overall.

Some of the engravings in the work are printed close to the edge so there may be some border or plate mark loss. There may me be a few minor imperfections, some faint toning or wear (mostly to edges or fold), and some faint offset that can be expected with age. To view all our listings , please follow this link or the links below. The item "Sanson Map of Africa Morocco.

2-20, 1670 Cartes Folio Hand-Colored Engraving" is in sale since Monday, June 21, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps". The seller is "antiqueprint" and is located in Franklin, Tennessee.

This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Map View: Country / Continent
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Nicolas d'Abbeville Sanson
  • Printing Technique: Engraving with Original Outline Color
  • Date Range: 1670
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Format: Atlas
  • Type: Country / Continent
  • Year: 1670

Sanson Map of Africa Morocco. 2-20, 1670 Cartes Folio Hand-Colored Engraving