Strait of Gibraltar – Carte nouvelle de l’Isle de Cadix & du detroit de Gibraltar

by Homann Heirs

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Detail

Date of this map: 1757

Dimensions (not including margins): 55,2 x 47,6 cm

Dimensions (with margins): 61,9 x 53,3 cm

Condition: Excellent sharp engraving on strong paper and wide margins. Horizontal centre fold as published.

Condition rating: A+

Verso: blanc

 

 

Item number:
40501
Region:
Europe
British Isles
Spain & Portugal
Categories:
Recent Additions
Price (without VAT): 400,00 (FYI +/- $472,00 / £356,00)
We charge the following expedition costs in euro: 
– Benelux: 20 euro
– Rest of Europe: 30 euro
– Rest of the World: 50 euro

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A very decorative map of southern Spain and the northern tip of Morocco, including Gibraltar, Cadiz, Malaga, Marbella, Algezira, Tetuan, Ceuta, Tangiers, Larache, etc. Highly detailed regional map, with interesting depictions of the mountains, and farming areas. Even local roads are put on!

Three ornate sailing ships in the Atlantic and a large compass rose. Attractive wash coloring. Several short printer’s creases, none of which significantly detracts from the image. A nice example of this scarce map.

This map was made by J.F. Weidler after J. de Petit, engraved by R.A. Schneider and published by the Homann Heirs in Nuremberg.

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