Africa Secundum legitimas Projectionis Homann map 1737. Title: Africa Secundum legitimas Projectionis... Matthia Hasso Description: Early old map of Africa and Madagascar showing the Kingdoms and unknown land. The old map is copperplate engraved in outline colors, with an large title cartouche with note, showing Europeans an Native figures surrounded with African animals and birds. This beautiful map was published in Homann's Maior Atlas, first published in 1716 by Johann Homann, the founder of the famous Nuremberg map publishing house.
After Homann's death in 1724 his son ran the business until and then the firm became Homann Heirs, a combination of family and other geographers who pursued the commercial atlas market with considerable success. A Certificate of Authenticity (COA) will be supplied on request.
23 x 20.25 inches. 21.5 x 18 inches. A old marginal restoration at left border. Map and Maps Cartography of the World.Always real antique maps - Always original - Never reproductions. The item "Africa Secundum legitimas Projectionis Homann map 1737" is in sale since Wednesday, February 19, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps".
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