"Le Paraguay Subdivise en ses Principales Parties Suivant les Dernieres Relaons", Sanson/Mariette
Subject: Central South America
Period: 1680 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
10.8 x 8 inches
27.4 x 20.3 cm
Boldly engraved map of the region of present day Paraguay, Uruguay, northern Argentina and southern Brazil. The Rio de la Plata is the main feature of the map along with the mountains and volcanoes of the Cordillera de los Andes. A drape-style title cartouche adorns the map.
Original color with light toning along the centerfold and some faint offsetting.