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Cartographer: Jan Blaeu
Title: : [Set of Six Maps of Brazil]
Date: 1662      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Important maps illustrated with scenes of sugar mills from the short-lived Dutch colony in Brazil. Original hand colour. Set of six. [Framed]
Map Ref: SAM3060
Cartographer: Robert Dudley
Title: : Carta Particolare dell' Rid' Amazone con la costa sin al fiume Maranhan
Date: 1663      Size: 20 x 16 inches
Published: Florence
Description: Magnificent map of the mouth of the Amazon River from the earliest printed sea atlas to cover the globe.
Map Ref: SAM3207
Cartographer: Jan Blaeu
Title: : Brasilia
Date: 1663      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Chart of Brazil orientated East to West with a dedication to Christoph Arciszewski. French text on verso. Coloured.
Map Ref: SAM3269
Cartographer: Abraham Goos
Title: : Paskaart van Brasil Van Rio de los Amazones, tot Rio de la Plata
Date: 1675      Size: 22 x 19 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Brasil. Decorative sea-chart with elaborate cartouche of cherubs, flora, and fruits. East is at the top. Original colour.
Map Ref: SAM3003
Cartographer: Pieter Schenk
Title: : Nova et Accurata Brasiliae totius Tabula
Date: c. 1710      Size: 23 x 20 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Stunning map of Brazil with large decoartive cartouche and beautiful original colour.
Map Ref: SAM2924
Cartographer: J. & R. Ottens
Title: : Littora Brasiliae
Date: c. 1730      Size: 22 x 19 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Stunning sea chart of the Brazilian coast. Elaborately embellished with ships and large figurative cartouche. Rich original colour.
Map Ref: SAM2920
Cartographer: Covens & Mortier
Title: : Le Bresil
Date: c. 1730      Size: 12 x 9 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Attractive copper-engraved map of Brazil subdividing the region into 'Capitanias', or Captaincies, a system of governance established by the Portuguese in 1534. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: SAM3403
Cartographer: Emanuel Bowen
Title: : A New & Accurate Map of Brasil. Divided into its Captainships
Date: 1747      Size: 17 x 14 inches
Published: London
Description: The coastline and interior of Brazil as they were known to the English in the mid-18th century. Large inset of Santa Catarina island, now the site of the city of Florianópolis. Strong impression.
Map Ref: SAM3379
Cartographer: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
Title: : Entree de la Riviere de St. Francois
Date: c. 1750      Size: 7 x 9 inches
Published: Paris
Description: French sea chart of the mouth of the São Francisco River, the fourth longest river in South America, and the longest river entirely in Brazilian territory. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: SAM3033
Cartographer: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
Title: : Carte Du Cours Du Maragnon ou de la Grande Riviere des Amazones
Date: c. 1750      Size: 15 x 7 inches
Published: Paris
Description: The Amazon. Course of the River as mapped by Monsieur de la Condamine. Coloured.
Map Ref: SAM3301
Cartographer: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
Title: : Carte du Bresil
Date: c. 1750      Size: 12 x 9 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Brazil. Attractive cartouche. Coloured.
Map Ref: SAM3067
Cartographer: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
Title: : Suite du Bresil
Date: 1758      Size: 7 x 9 inches
Published: Paris
Description: South of Brazil. Decorative cartouche. Coloured.
Map Ref: SAM3051
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Indication Nautique des pricipaux espaces de l'Ocean
Date: 1772      Size: 16 x 10 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Double-hemisphere world map featuring several fascinating geographical inaccuracies, including a split Antarctica and a greatly enlarged Australia. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: SAM4518
Cartographer: Jean-Baptiste de Mannevillette
Title: : Plan de la Baye du Port de Rio de Janeiro
Date: 1775      Size: 12 x 19 inches
Published: Paris
Description: A fine chart of the Bay of Rio de Janeiro or Guanabara Bay. The most accurate chart of the harbour published in the 18th century.
Map Ref: SAM3417
Cartographer: Carey & Lea
Title: : Brazil
Date: 1822      Size: 21 x 17 inches
Published: Philadelphia
Description: Brazil. Large, detailed map surrounded by text describing the history and geography of the country. Original Colour.
Map Ref: SAM3413
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Plan of the Rivers Ucayali & Amazon from the Mission of Sarayacu to the Rio Negro
Date: 1836      Size: 32 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: This fascinating map of the Amazon River shows its upper reaches from the confluence of the Ucayali and Marañón Rivers to where it meets the Rio Negro at modern-day Manaus. Original colour.
Map Ref: SAM3432