Brion de la Tour map of Africa
Louis Brion de la Tour. VetusCarta is listing a beautiful and rare map of Africa depicting the limited extent of the European cartographic knowledge of the interior of the African continent in the 19th Century that is most likely from Louis Brion de la Tour and engraved by Gaspa André. The map is also adorned with an insert depicting the Tunisian coast with neighbouring islands including Malta. The map was published in Atlas, et Tables élémentaires de Géographie, ancienne et moderne; Adopté par plusiuers Ecoles Royales Militaires. The item "Brion de la Tour map of Africa" is in sale since Friday, October 16, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "vetuscarta" and is located in Orleans, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Cartographer/Publisher: Robert de Vaugondy
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Year: 1777
- Date Range: 1700-1799
- Country/Region: Africa