"Plan de la Ville de St. Salvador. Capitale du Bresil", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: St. Salvador, Brazil
Period: 1754 (circa)
Publication: Prevost's Histoire Generale des Voyages
Color: Hand Color
11.7 x 7.4 inches
29.7 x 18.8 cm
Handsome bird's-eye plan of the fortified town of St. Salvador, the capital of colonial Brazil. Keys at sides list 48 important sites. Above the plan is a panoramic view of the city and fort on a hill overlooking the bay of All Saints.
A dark impression on a bright sheet, issued folding with red edges along the sheet.