Carte d' Afrique par Guillaume Delisle 1805. Title: Carte d' Afrique Dressée pour l'Instruction par Guillaume Delisle. Description: Africa, Old copper map of whole Africa shows Madagascar with improve-ments made to countries and borders based upon new information to the previously maps: 1700, 1722, 1745 and 1787 published maps of Delisle and Buache. Dezauche was the successor to the mapmakers Guillaume Delisle and Philippe Buache.Cartographer: Delisle Guillaume (1675 - 1726) Guillaume Delisle, also spelled Guillaume de l'Isle, was a French cartographer, brother of the astronomer Joseph-Nicolas Delisle and a student of the astron-omer Jean-Dominique Cassin. Philippe Buache was a French geographer. Buache was trained under the ge-ographer Guillaume Delisle, whose daughter he married, and whom he suc-ceeded in the Académie des sciences in 1730. Buache was nominated first ge-ographer of the king in 1729. In June 1780 bought the geographical fund of Guillaume Delisle and Philippe Buache, his uncle, first geographers of the King and the Academy of Sciences, which he succeeds. Member of the 2nd Electoral Assembly of Paris. 16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints.
We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints. 24.75 x 19.25 inches. 63 x 48.5 cm. Watermarked paper, Fold as published, good borders, lower corners small losses.
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Carte d' Afrique par Guillaume Delisle 1805" is in sale since Thursday, August 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "mapandmaps" and is located in Europe. This item can be shipped worldwide.