Auction 107, Lot 264

"Carte du Bresil, Prem. Partie Depuis la Riviere des Amazones jusqu'a la Baye de Tous les Saints", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Brazil

Period: 1773 (circa)

Publication: L'Histoire Generale des Voyages

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12.7 x 9.2 inches
32.3 x 23.4 cm

Copper engraved map covering from the mouth of the Amazon to the Salvador. Only coastal detail is shown with regions divided into the Capitaineries or hereditary harbor offices. Decorated with a garland-draped title cartouche.

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Condition: B

Couple of light spots, else very good.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $110

Closed on 6/9/2004

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