West Coast of Africa Congo St. Helena 1745 G. Childs engraved mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
A Chart of the Western Coast of Africa.
(Africa, West Africa, Congo, St. Helena).
Issued 1745, London. Engraved by G. Childs.
Mid 18th century engraved map with lovely hand color.
Remains a nice looking example with a pleasing age patina, couple small spots. Any age flaws mostly minor and easy to overlook or forgive.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 10 1/2" H x 12 1/4" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 9 3/4" H x 10 1/4" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.