Africa continent 1874 Stulpnagel Stieler shows vast empty interiorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Africa, Continent, Colonies, Algeria, Madagascar, Sahara Desert, Morocco, Egypt).
Issued 1874, Gotha by Stulpnagel, for Stieler.
Fine engraved map with original hand color. Map contains an inset of Algeria, and the coloring indicates the holdings of the European colonial powers.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet measures c. 14 3/4" H x 18" W.
Engraved area measures c. 12 1/4" H x 13 7/8" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. #4.