Africa Barbaria Old Map Royaume et Desert SANSON 1668
Title: Royaume et Desert de Barca, et L'Ægypte divisée en ses Principales Parties.
Description: Fine hand colored map of Egypt and northern Libya from Description de tout l'Univers, published by François Halma and Engraved by A de Winter titled: Partie de Barbarie Le Royaume D’Alger divise en ses Provinces part du Biledulgerid…, by Nicolas Sanson.
Nicolas Sanson (1600–1667) was a French cartographer. He was born of an old Picardy family of Scottish descent, at Abbeville, on the 20th (or 31st) of December 1600, and was educated by the Jesuits at Amiens.
17th -18th Century maps & atlases & prints. ORIGINAL ANTIQUE COPPER PLATE ENGRAVING, HAND COLORED. Engraving is Absolutely Guaranteed authentic original map. A Certificate of Authenticity ( COA ) will be supplied on request.
Size: Sheet app.: 30 x 21.5 cm. 11.75 x 8.5 inches. Image app.: 27.5 x 17 cm. 10.75 x 6.75 inches. Condition: View overall very good, fold as published. Small skillful marginal repair.