"Grundriss der Stadt St. Salvador Haupt stadt in Brasilien", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Period: 1750 (circa)
Color: Black & White
11.8 x 7.4 inches
30 x 18.8 cm
Handsome bird's-eye plan of the fortification of St. Salvador, the capital of colonial Brazil. Keys at sides list 48 important sites. Above the plan is a panoramic view of the city and fort on a hill overlooking the Bay of All Saints.
Couple of faint spots of foxing. Short fold separations in blank margins, well away from image.