With  “Mappa  BRASILIÆ  REGNUM  in  America  Meredionali”

Portugalliæ et Algabriæ Regna cum … Mappa Brasiliæ Regnum in America Meredionali. With compass card, miles indicator, list of conventional signs, splendid title-cartouche (9⅝ × 10¼ in [24.5 × 26 cm]) with the coats of arms of both, naval review, Poseidon, Queen Maria Anna, Archduchess of Austria, pointing at a cornucopia of money in allusion to the Brazilian gold, ivory, garland of vine and fruit as well as text pedestal, explaining Portugal’s international possessions. Further with a

Brazil (detail map)

detail map of Brazil

from the Amazon delta to Santos (Saõ Paulo)

( 8⅛ × 8⅛ in [20.5 × 20.5 cm] )

with the 14 captaincies

Para , Maragnan , Siara (Tabaxares & Tiguares) , Rio Grande , Paraiba , Tamaraca , Pernambuco , Bahia , Ilheos , Porto Seguro , Spirito Santo , Rio Ianeiro und San Vincente as well as its own

indigenously decorated title-cartouche .

Colored map engraving by Matthäus Seutter I (1678-1757) at Augsburg. 19⅞ × 23 in (50.5 × 58.3 cm).

Added a double full-page

local  index  for  Portugal  as  well  as  for  Brazil

as a very useful, but rare special. – From the Vienna Seutter edition of 1736. – Cartouches in black & white as largely typical of the time right up to the Mauritius Atlas for the Grand Elector, the gift of John Maurice of Nassau-Siegen, the “Brazilian”. – In Europe up to Gibraltar – Málaga – Valladolid . – With Portuguese road net. – Of first quality.

Offer no. 8,588 / EUR  496. / export price EUR  471. (c. US$ 569.) + shipping

„ das Paket kam heute morgen gut behalten hier an. Haben Sie vielen Dank. Das Blatt gefällt mir ausgesprochen gut … “

(Herr A. L., 11. März 2011)