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Early Views of Five African Cities
Tangier/ Safi/ Ceuta/ Asilah/ Sale’/ Africa.
BRAUN, G. & HOGENBERG, F. [Cologne, 1572]
Tingis, Lusitanis Tangiara/ Tzaffin/ Septa/ Arzilla/ Sala.
12 ¾ x 18 ½ inches
Fine hand color; excellent condition.
The first issue of this early engraving of five Moroccan port cities, including Tangier, Asilah, the fishing port of Safi, and the ancient city of Sale’. Cueta is an autonomous Spanish city opposite Gibraltar.