Cabo Verde, Kaapverdië; P. Duval - Isles du Cap Verd. - 1661-1680

Description
Cabo Verde, Kaapverdië; P. Duval - Isles du Cap Verd. - 1661-1680
Beautifully colored map of the Cape Verde islands

Description: A charming miniature map of the Cape Verde Islands, off the west coast of Africa. The island of Fogo is pictured with two flaming volcanoes and is labelled Isle de Feu (island of fire). Some places can be seen on some of the islands. Verso blank. Published in 'La Geographie Universelle' by Pierre Duval, published in Paris in 1676.

Dimensions: map 10 x 15 cm - page approx. 15.5 x 113.5 cm. Condition:

Condition: very good. Powerful print. Old hand-colouring. Centre fold is as issued. Lightly foxed at centre fold and margins. See the photos.

Registered shipment.

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Cabo Verde
Geographical specification
Kaapverdië
Map maker/ publisher
P. Duval
Map/ Book title
Isles du Cap Verd.
Period
1661-1680
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Beautifully colored map of the Cape Verde islands
Size of the largest image
10×15 cm
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