"Le Bresil, Suivant les Nouvelles Observations de Messrs. de l'Academie Royale des Sciences, etc. Augmentees de Nouveau", Aa, Pieter van der
Period: 1729 (circa)
Publication: La Geographie Moderne...
Color: Hand Color
11.7 x 8.8 inches
29.7 x 22.4 cm
Finely engraved map of Brazil with particularly good detail along the coastline and in the capitanias. The interior includes notations on the various Indian inhabitants, mineral deposits and river systems. Decorated with a fine title cartouche representing the wealth of the region.
A dark impression with light printer's ink residue that is slightly uneven at bottom.