"Il Paraguai e Parte dei Paesi Adiacenti", Zatta, Antonio
Subject: South America - Brazil and Uruguay
Period: 1785 (dated)
Publication: Atlante Novissimo
Color: Hand Color
12.7 x 15.5 inches
32.3 x 39.4 cm
A lovely map that covers Uruguay, Paraguay, and parts of Brazil and Argentina including the region from the Rio de la Plata and Buenos Ayres up the coast to Rio de Janeiro and west to the Andes. Filled with information including rivers, mountains, coastal detail, and numerous place names. The decorative title cartouche features a local sail boat.
Dark impression on hand laid paper with wide margins and multiple watermarks. Original coloring. Trace of toning along centerfold, still very good.