Homann's Map of MoroccoSKU: 9655
Homann's Map of Morocco
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This map of Morocco was one of only two original maps engraved by the son of Johann Baptist Homann, Johann Christoph, in his short life (1701-30).
It has an inset of Madeira; an allegorical cartouche (which features, inter alia, Atlas jutting from the Atlas Mountains); and with views of Marrakesh and Meknes.
Condition & Materials
Copper-engraving, 49.5 x 58 cm, original hand-colour, trivial marginal spotting, blank verso.
Statuum Maroccanorum, Regnorum nempe Fessani, Maroccani, Tafiletanin et Segelomessani Secundum suas Provincias accurate divisorum, Typus generalis novus.