Southern Africa Hottentots extensive detail c.1835 Brue fine large folio old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Southern Africa- Hottentots)
Issued Paris, c. 1835 by A. Brue.
Fine large folio early 19th century map. Engraved with original outline hand color. Extensive engraved notes across the map and in the ocean areas. Numerous insets across the bottom.
Clean, well preserved large folio sheet antique map with a strong plate impression, fine gentle uniform patina and unique visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued on substantial heavy paper.
Sheet measures c. 21" x 26 1/2".
Printed area measures c. 14 1/4" x 20".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 396.