AFRICA KARTE VON AFRICA VERFASST VON ROBERT VAUGONDY
Huge wall map of Africa by Schraembl after Vaugondy.Engraved by H.Benedicti.Four sheets professionally joined.Very detailed for the areas known,west,north and portion of the Cap.Original outline colour,decorative cartouche with Lion,Elephant Pyramids etc.No reference to this map anywhere online,so this is very Rare. Mint condition on heavy paper.
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code : M1381
Cartographer : Franz Schraembl
Date : 1787 Vienna
Size : 110*100cms
availability : Sold
Price : Sold
SCHRAEMBL, Franz Anton
In the last decades of the eighteenth centurv Anton Schrambl and Joseph von Reilly led a successful revival of map making in Vienna.
Completion of Schrambl's ambitious World Atlas, started in 1786, based on the best available sources of the time, was much delayed and the maps were issued piecemeal year by year until the whole atlas appeared in 1800. 1786-1800 Algemeiner Grosser At/as