Browsing Hugh Solomon Map Collection by Subject "Africa -- Maps -- Early works to 1800"

 

Browsing Hugh Solomon Map Collection by Subject "Africa -- Maps -- Early works to 1800"

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  • Africa 
    Senex, John, d.1740
    Coloured map. Line scale given. A Copy of this map, with J. Senex's name as well as Price’s, also dated 1711, is described by R.V. Tooley in his "Collectors' guide to maps of Africa," 1969, p.108. There are differences ...
  • Africa 
    Rapkin, J.; Marchant, J.; Kernot, J. H.; Tallis (John) & co. (John Tallis & Company, 1851)
    Coloured map. Differs from 1st ed. of 1850, e.g. bounds of Cape Colony have been extended to Orange River & some names have been altered - Maravi to Nyassi etc. 5 inset vignettes. Some boundaries have been added by ...
  • Africa 
    Moll, Herman, d.1732
    Coloured map on sheet 35x22cm. On verso: Barbary and Bildulgerid; A map of Zaara. Negroe-land. Guinea... Page number top right, 133; headed "A general and particular description of Africa." This sheet of maps ...
  • Africa 
    Kitchin, Thomas, 1718-1784
    Coloured map. Scale not given. Title is given in bottom right corner & is not enclosed in a cartouche. On lower left side are 2 notes, 1 on "St. Helena” & the other on the "Cape of Good Hope". In the middle of Africa ...
  • Africa 
    Thomson, John and Co.
    Coloured map. No imprint, no date. This appears to be the same map listed by R. Tooley in his "Collectors' guide to maps of the African continent... 1969, p.117. It was first pub. in 1813 & another ed. with imprint & ...
  • Africa 
    Neele (engraver) (Cadell & Davies, 1811)
    Coloured map. Scale not given.
  • Africa 
    Russell, J. (Wilkie & Robinson, 1811)
    Coloured map. Scale not given. In lower left corner: J. Russell del. et sculp.
  • Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782 (Robert Sayer, 1772)
    Coloured map. Line scales given. Insets: Azores, and A chart of the Gold Coast; Long geographic descriptions (incl. full particulars about the Cape) are placed in every available space. Geographically this map is practically ...
  • Visscher, Nicolaes, 1649-1702
    Coloured map. Scale not given. Title within cartouche top right, with a negro on either side & 2 angels below. Decorative dedication bottom left, to Gerard Schaep. At foot of map on the right: Cum Privilegio Ordin: ...
  • Blaeu, Willem Janszoon, 1571-1638
    Coloured map. Scale not given. Latin text on the reverse (incomplete) differs from that of Atlas major pub. by his son Johan Blaeu in 1662. This map may be from an ed. of the Appendix theatri... first pub. in 1631, or ...
  • Lotter, Tobias Conrad, fl.1778
    Coloured map. Scale not given. 3 insets at foot of map: in left corner, "Castellum Batavorum in Promontorio Bonae Spei of het Casteel de Goede Hoop"; in right corner, "Sinus Saldanhae or Saldanha Bay", & "Ager Prbmontorii ...
  • Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598
    Coloured map. Scale not given. First appeared in theatrum orbis terrarum, Addimentum IV (parergon) of 1591. At the bottom of the map in 2 decorated insets are a plan of Carthage and a list of sources. Latin text on ...
  • Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598
    Coloured map. Scale not given. col.map 37x50cm. First appeared in A. Ortelius: Theatrum orbis terrarum of 1570. Simple cartouche with 2 armless statues of women; above the title is inscribed: Africam Graeci Lybyam ...
  • Barlow (Bungay, Suffolk : C. Brightly & E. Kinnersley, 1806)
    Coloured map. Scale not given.
  • Seyffert, Mimi
    An introduction on the Hugh Solomon map collection and descriptions and depictions of 18 selected maps from the collection.
  • Homann Heirs, firm
    Coloured map. Scale not given. Title within large cartouche (uncoloured) bottom left with figures of Europeans & natives, lions, elephant, rhinoceros etc. This map is a re-engraving of the 1737 ed. as there are changes ...
  • Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667
    Coloured map. Scale not given.
  • L'Afrique 
    Du Val, Pierre, 1618-1683
    Coloured map. Scale not given. "Possibly from the maps accompanying Du Val's "Geographia universalis", pub. in Nuremberg in 1685", Johannesburg Pub. Lib: Exhibition of decorative maps of Africa up to 1800, 1952, descriptive ...
  • L'Afrique 
    Cordier; Jaillot, Alexis Hubert, 1632-1712 (Hubert Jaillot, 1674)
    Coloured map. Line scale given. Title above top border: L'Afrique distinguée en ses principales parties...
  • L'Afrique 
    Le Rouge, George Louis, fl. 1730-1780
    Coloured map. Scale not given. Large decorative title piece bottom left copied from Homan Heirs map in reverse. Inset: Notes on Africa in top left corner.
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