Partie Meridionale D’Afrique ou se trouvent La Bass Buinee, La Caferie, Le Monomotapa, Le Monoemugi, Le Zanguebar, et L’Isle De Madagascar. Map Maker: Nicolas de Fer. Place / Date: Paris 1705. (300 x 420 mm) x (225 x 335 mm). This interesting map of the southern part of Africa and Madagascar contains numerous historical and geographical notations. Among the geographical errors is a large bulge in the southwest coastline. Notations describe the Portuguese discoveries of St. Helene, Tristan Island, and the Cape of Good Hope. The large title cartouche is festooned with a galleon and a comical-looking sea monster. Please contact me if you haveany questions. This is a guaranteed ORIGINALPRINT from the period of creation, NOT a reproduction. The item “South Africa Madagascar, St. Helene, Cape of Good Hope. Nicolas de Fer 1705 map” is in sale since Friday, August 16, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps”. The seller is “terranovamaps” and is located in Buenos Aires. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Cartographer/Publisher: Nicolas de Fer
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Year: 1705
- Date Range: 1700-1799
- Country/Region: South Africa