"Carte du Paraguay et des Pays Voisins, pour Servir a l'Histoire Generale des Voyages", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Paraguay & Uruguay
Period: 1756 (dated)
Publication: La Harpe's Histoire Generale des Voyages
Color: Hand Color
12.3 x 8.2 inches
31.2 x 20.8 cm
Detailed chart covering the region of northern Argentina with Paraguay, Uruguay, southern Brazil and part of Bolivia and Chile. The mythical Lac des Xareyes is shown as the source of the La Plata River at the top of the map, and Buenos Aires is shown at the bottom.
A dark impression on watermarked paper, issued folding with minor offsetting and light toning along the edges of the sheet.