"Carte du Paraguay et Partie des Pays Adjacants Projettee et Assujettie aux Observations Astronomiq. ", Bonne/Lattre
Subject: Paraguay, Uruguay & Brazil
Period: 1782 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
12.8 x 16.7 inches
32.5 x 42.4 cm
A detailed map of present-day Uruguay and parts of Paraguay and Brazil. There is extensive detail of the river systems in the region and numerous cities are also identified. The mythical Laguna de los Xareyes is also shown. Adorned with a decorative rococo cartouche.
Contemporary outline color on a watermarked sheet with light soiling. There are light dampstains and some toning all confined to the edges of the sheet.