Africa Continent European Colonies rare variant 1885 Flemming detailed mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Maps, 19th Century Maps, Africa, European Colonies, Cape Colony, Egypt, Madagascar, Guinea, Congo, Abyssinia).
Issued 1885, Glogau by C. Flemming.
Uncommon and very detailed 19th century German color lithographed map with original outline hand color.
A scarce variant map which only appears within a specific atlas year range.
Well preserved, nice looking example with pleasing age patina.
Original center fold as issued.
Maps of this era display endless variations as political boundaries change.
Sheet Measures c. 15 7/8" H x 18" W.
Printed Area Measures c. 13" H x 15 1/2" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2,