"Afbeeldinghe van Pariba ende Forten", Commelin, Isaac
Subject: Paraiba, Brazil
Period: 1651 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
14 x 10.8 inches
35.6 x 27.4 cm
This bird's-eye map shows the region of Paraiba and Portuguese fortifications at the mouth of the River Paraiba. The scene of the Dutch attack on the region is illustrated with the Dutch fleet and the defending Portuguese armies.
Watermarked paper with one faint spot in center, and faint damp stains in blank margins, not affecting image.