"Kaart van de Aller-Heiligen Baay waar aan de Hoofdtstad legt van Brazil", Tirion, Isaac
Period: 1760 (circa)
Color: Black & White
15.7 x 13.5 inches
39.9 x 34.3 cm
An interesting chart of the bay at Salvador (Bahia) with inset plan of the fortified city of San Salvador. The bay is filled with soundings and the positions of sugar mills and plantations are noted around the bay and along the rivers. Large decorative cartouche and compass roses complete the map.
Overall a crisp impression with a couple of tiny spots.