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Early 18th century map of Africa

HOMANN, Johann Baptist.

Totius Africae Nova Repraesentatio...
Nuremberg, c.1720. Original body colour with additions. 496 x 575mm.

A fine example.

A fine map of Africa, with plenty of fictitious detail in the interior and a decorative title cartouche lower left featuring natives, ivory and a fabled sheep with such a fat tail that it needed a cart to stop it being damaged on the ground.


Stock ID : 20029

£750

£750

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Stock Id :20029

Download Image

Early 18th century map of Africa

HOMANN, Johann Baptist.

Totius Africae Nova Repraesentatio...
Nuremberg, c.1720. Original body colour with additions. 496 x 575mm.

A fine example.

A fine map of Africa, with plenty of fictitious detail in the interior and a decorative title cartouche lower left featuring natives, ivory and a fabled sheep with such a fat tail that it needed a cart to stop it being damaged on the ground.


Stock ID : 20029

£750

£750