Coloured engraving. Plate 267 x 356mm. 10½ x 14". Fold down centre.
A view of the Egyptian Pyramids, engraved for Dapper's 'Beschrijvinge der Afrikaanse Gewesten', 1668. The plate was also used in John Ogilby's 1670 translation "Africa: being, An Accurate Description of the Regions of Egypt, Barbary, Lybia, and Billedulgerid, the Land of Negroes, Guinee, Aethiopia, and the Abysinnes, with All the Adjacente Islands".
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