Antique copperplate engraved map, 1780. The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail. This map is folding hence the centrefold line may show on the image below. A map of Africa, showing the trade winds.
IMAGE SIZE: Approx 23.0 x 34.0cm, 9 x 13.25 inches (Large); Please note that this is a folding map. PROVENANCE: "Atlas de toutes les parties connues du globe terrestre", dressé Pour l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des établissements et du Commerce des Européens dans les deux Indes, Guillaume Thomas François Raynal & Rigobert Bonne [Atlas du globe terrestre]. TYPE: Antique copperplate engraved map.VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain. CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing.
Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above. I do not offer reproductions.
It is not a modern copy. The term'original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique.Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography. REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "richben1066" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.