Antique chart/ Guinea / Virtual Rare Map Fair
Title: [A sea chart of the Gulf of Guinea] Tractus Littorales Guinea a promontorio Verde.
Author: Ottens, R. & J.
PlaceAndYear: Amsterdam, 1745.
Description: Reinier and Joshua Ottens, Amsterdam-based publishers. Their greatest achievements are the ' Atlas factice, atlases assembled to order. often splendidly coloured. They also re-issued Frederick de Wit's maritime atlas.
An attractive sea chart of the Gulf of Guinea, originally published by Frederick de Wit, corrected and re-issued by the Ottens brothers. A large, finely etched title-cartouche depicting a slave market, embellishes the chart.
Dimensions: 480 x 560 mm
Colouring: attractive later colouring
Condition: very good
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- Number: 1010021 (6435)
- Dealer: Speculum Orbis Nauticum