'COLONY of the CAPE of GOOD HOPE.' by Arrowsmith / Lowry c.1802
A detailed and attractive early 19th Century map of South Africa which was drawn and engraved by Aaron Arrowsmith and Lowry, respectively, (from a survey by 'Mr. Burrow') and published in the John Pinkerton's Modern Geography, A Description of all parts of the World (London: Cadell and Davies & Longman and Rees, 1802). The map was published during the Napoleonic period when control of the colony was passing to and fro from Great Britain and the Netherlands (Batavian Republic).
- This is an original copperplate engraving with later hand colour.
- Printed area is approximately 25.4cms by 20.9cms (including imprint).
- The map is in very good condition with decent margins.Click on image for a better view.
- The item comes displayed in a ready to frame museum quality mount.
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- Guaranteed to be over 200 years old.