Antique Map Africa

Clouet, Map of Africa, 1785, no. 64 from Geographie Moderne, handcolored, fine

Clouet, Map of Africa, 1785, no. 64 from Geographie Moderne, handcolored, fine
Clouet, Map of Africa, 1785, no. 64 from Geographie Moderne, handcolored, fine

Clouet, Map of Africa, 1785, no. 64 from Geographie Moderne, handcolored, fine
Clouet, Jean Baptiste Louis, Abbe. 64 from his atlas Geographie Moderne (1785), highlighting sections of the continent Barbarie, Nigritie, Cafrerie, etc.

, but also showing the lakes, rivers, and principal mountains (including the Mountains of the Moon). Handcolored continent map, with side panels of French text, sheet measuring roughly 16" x 23".

Clouet was a member of the Academie des Sciences of Rouen as a geographer. He is noted for large wall maps of four continents and his world atlas, Geographie Moderne, first published in 1747.

Also see my offering of a companion Clouet map of Africa from the same atlas. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "seizeseptembre" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Republic of Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam.
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Jean Baptiste Louis Clouet
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Format: Atlas Map
  • Type: Continent Map
  • Year: 1785
  • Date Range: 1700-1799
  • Country/Region: Africa

Clouet, Map of Africa, 1785, no. 64 from Geographie Moderne, handcolored, fine