South Africa detailed Cape Natal Republics c.1875 Brue lovely large old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Carte des Colonies Anglaises du Cap de Natal avec les Republiques de Fleuve Orange et du Transvaal.
Achipel du Nord-Est de Madagascar.
Terre de Kerguelen.
(South Africa- Colonies- English- Cape- Natal- Republics of Orange free state & Transvaal)
Issued Paris, 1875. Issued by A. Brue, corrected by Levasseur.
Attractive large old engraved 19th century antique map with original hand color. Series of insets across bottom depict many small islands, large inset lower left shows political divisions during a period of rapid transition.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 19 1/8"H x 24 3/4"W.
Printed area measures c. 14 3/8"H x 20 1/8"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1.