"A Map of Brasil. And Part of La Plata &c. ", Moll, Herman
Subject: Brazil & Uruguay
Period: 1740 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Geographicus
Color: Hand Color
7 x 10.1 inches
17.8 x 25.7 cm
A copper engraved map depicting the region from the mouth of the Amazon River south to Buenos Aires and the Rio de la Plata River. The interior is mostly blank with a large area marks as "Parts Unknown." A portion of the mythical Xarayes Lake is depicted along the left border. Decorated with a simple block style title cartouche.
References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.MOLL-3a #90.
Light offsetting with minor spots of foxing mostly along the centerfold.