Browse Listings in Africa

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Tractus Littorales Guineae a Promontorio Verde usque ad sinum Catenbelae.

Chart of the West coast of Africa from Mauritania up to Angola. In top centre a very decorative title cartouche.

$1000 / ≈ €1000
Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1675

 

Afrique.

Map of Africa.Left and right a box with geographical information for Africa.Prepared by Buy de Mornas, who was a professor of geography and history and published by Louis...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: DESNOS, L.C. / DE MORNAS, B.
Place, Date: Paris, 1762

 

Tabula Prima Africa.

The map apart from depicting Morocco also shows southern Spain and the Balearic Islands. In north Africa the map extends eastwards toward modern day Algeria and to the we...

$4500 / ≈ €4500
Publisher: PTOLEMY, C. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M.
Place, Date: Strasbourg, 1513

 

Sibyl d'Ahmed Hoceyn Margouch.

Lithograph by Fichou. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire...". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist & Muslim convert, obsessive in...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.
Place, Date: Paris, 1877

 

[Planisphère] - Crédit Lyonnais - Fondé en 1863. Afrique du Nord à Union Française.

Original pictorial lithographed advertising poster showing western part of Africa. Published by the French bank Crédit Lyonnais.Design by Lucien Boucher who is a famous ...

$900 / ≈ €900
Publisher: BOUCHER, L.
Place, Date: Paris, 1950

 

Tombeau de Soultan Qalaoûn.

Lithograph by Bernard Schmidt representing the tomb of sultan Ibn Qalaoun, founder of the mamluk dynasty during the 13th century. The tomb has some rich stained glass and...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.
Place, Date: Paris, 1877

 

The Dutch are attacked by giant crabs.

During their return voyage, the Portuguese were wrecked on a sandbank (the Seychelles?) From the debris they began building a smaller ship in which they hoped to return t...

$100 / ≈ €100
Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Place, Date: Frankfurt, 1598

 

Pas-Kaat vaneen gedeelte van de Aethiopische Zee behelsende de Kusten Zanguebar, Ajan en Abex, en een gedeelte van de Arabische Kust. . .

A finely engraved and detailed chart of the most eastern tip of Africa, including Somalia, Djibouti, Yemen, Mauritius, and many other islands in the Indian Ocean.Very rar...

$4500 / ≈ €4500
Publisher: VAN KEULEN, J.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1753

 

Isola di Madagascar o di S. Lorenzo Scoperta dà Portoghesi nell anno 1506. . .

Decorative and highly detailed map of Madagascar, including 2 decorative cartouches and other embellishments.The remarkable Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718), was a Francisc...

$900 / ≈ €900
Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Place, Date: Venice, 1690

 

Fezzae et Marocchi regna Africae celeberrima.

North to the right. A finely engraved, decorative map, who influenced subsequent maps for the rest of the century.

$650 / ≈ €650
Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1658