Auction 113, Lot 347

"[Lot of 2] Carte de la Partie Septentrionale du Bresil [and] ... Meridionale du Bresil…", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Brazil

Period: 1775 (circa)

Publication: Atlas de toutes les parties connues du globe terrestre

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12.5 x 8.3 inches
31.8 x 21.1 cm

Nice matched pair of maps detailing most of Brazil. Carte de la Partie Septentrionale du Bresil covers northern Brazil, from Cayenne to just past Salvador. Carte de la Partie Meridionale du Bresil, avec les Possessions Espagnoles Voisines qui en sont a l' Ouest continues from Porto Seguro to the mouth of the La Plata River.

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Condition: A

Fine impressions and attractive color. One faint rust spot in second map, still overall very good.

Estimate: $120 - $170

Sold for: $110

Closed on 12/7/2005

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