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Auction 107, Lot 262

"[Lot of 2] Bresil et Pays dese Amazones, avec le Gouvernement de Buenos-Ayres [with] Vue de la Cote du N.E. de l'Isle de Ste. Catharine sur la Cote du Bresil [and] Vue de l'Entree Septentrionale du Port de Ste. Catharine", Various

Subject: Brazil

Period: 1748-75 (circa)


Color: Black & White

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Bresil et Pays des Amazones, avec le Gouvernement de Buenos-Ayres, by R. Bonne, Paris, circa 1775 (13.6 x 9.2") provides good detail of the region, particularly in the interior. The second sheet consists of two coastal views of the Island and port of St. Catharine. These were engraved by F. de Bakker, 1748, Amsterdam (14.2 x 8.2").


Condition: A

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $90

Closed on 6/9/2004