North Africa Morocco Algeria Egypt Nubia Guinea 1780 Vaugondy engraved mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Barbarie, Egypte, Higrite, Guinee, Nubie, Abissine.
(Africa, North Africa, Barbay Coast, Morocco, Algiers, Egypt, Nubia, Abyssinia, Guinea, Sahara Desert).
Issued c. 1780-90, Paris, by Vaugondy. Engraved by E. Dussy.
Interesting 18th century engraved map, with original outline hand color. Title in decorative cartouche.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, uniform moderate overall paper toning, small spits in center, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 11 1/4 "H x 16" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 9 1/2" H x 11" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, p.52.
Pedley, Bel et Utile, pp 221-5.