North Africa Tunis Algeria Mauritania 1829 Lapie large folio mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Carte de L'Afrique Propre de la Numidie, et D'Une Partie de la Mauritanie.
(Africa, North Africa, Mauritania, Algeria, Tunis).
Issued 1829, Paris by Lapie.
Finely engraved large oversize early 19th century map with original outline hand color. French text.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, blank margins with age spotting, faint minor spotting with map area, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. Nice looking map suitable for display.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet measures c. 20" H x 25 1/2" W.
Engraved area measures c. 15 1/2" H x 21 1/4" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2.