Antique Map Africa

Cabo Verde. Insulae Promontorii Viridis old map Dapper 1686

Cabo Verde. Insulae Promontorii Viridis old map Dapper 1686
Cabo Verde. Insulae Promontorii Viridis old map Dapper 1686
Cabo Verde. Insulae Promontorii Viridis old map Dapper 1686

Cabo Verde. Insulae Promontorii Viridis old map Dapper 1686

Insulae promontorii viridis Hispanis old map Dapper 1686. Title: Insulae promontorii viridis Hispanis issas de Cabo Verde, Belgis De soute eylanden.

Description: Early map of the Cape Verde Islands (Cabo Verde) Africa, embellished with a devorative compass rose, and title cartouches with plural cherubs and mermaids and a mile scale cartouche surrounded by a group of cherubs. Mapmaker: Olfert Dapper (6 January 1636 - 29 December 1689) was a Dutch physician and writer. He wrote books about world history and geography. Origin: Olfert Dapper's "Description de l'Afrique, " the first edition in French; black and white, verso blank.

Published: Amsterdam Wolfgangh, Waesbergen, Boom. A Certificate of Authenticity (COA) will be supplied on request. 14 x 11.75 inches. 35.5 x 29.5 cm. 12.5 x 9.75 inches. 31.5 x 25 cm.

Condition: Fine hand colored engravings in very good condition. For the complete Map and Print collection see our online site. MapandMaps Cartography of the World.

Always real antique maps - Always original - Never reproductions. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "mapandmaps" and is located in this country: CY. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Country/Region: Madagascar
  • Date Range: 1700-1799
  • Format: Atlas Map
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Type: County Map
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772)

Cabo Verde. Insulae Promontorii Viridis old map Dapper 1686