Catalog Archive
Auction 118, Lot 499

"Afbeeldinghe van Pariba ende Forten", Anon.

Subject: Brazil

Period: 1690 (published)


Color: Hand Color

14.2 x 10.6 inches
36.1 x 26.9 cm

Bird's-eye map of the region of Paraiba and the Portuguese fortifications at the mouth of the River Paraiba. The map depicts the Dutch attack on the region and is illustrated with the Dutch fleet and the defending armies. Published by Gregorio Leti.


Condition: A

Professional restoration of margins, image is clean and bright.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $230

Closed on 3/6/2007