"Le Bresil, Suivant les Nouvelles Observations…", Aa, Pieter van der
Period: 1729 (circa)
Color: Black & White
11.8 x 8.8 inches
30 x 22.4 cm
Finely engraved map of Brazil with particularly good detail along the coastline and in the capitanias. The interior includes notations on the various Indian inhabitants, mineral deposits and river systems. Decorated with a fine title cartouche representing the wealth of the region.
Nice impression with slight offsetting and a couple of faint damp stains.