PARAGUAY, O PROV. DE RIO DE LA PLATA
Cartographer: JANSSONIUS Johannes
Date: 1638 Amsterdam
Size: 38 x 48.5 cms
Full Title: Paraguay, O Prov. de Rio de la Plata cum regionibus adiacentibus Tucuman et Sta Cruz De La Sierra..
Attractive map map of the region including the Paraguay River basin and the Peru-Chilean coast with Lake Titicaca. The Rio de la Plata is boldly shown with many large islands in the broad river. Several towns are named including Rio de Janeiro, San Paulo, Buenos Ayres, Medoca, Arica, Potosi and Cusco. The map is identical to Blaeu's map of the same title with a large decorative title cartouche incorporating the distance scales, smaller cartouche with armillary sphere, a large compass rose, sea monster, and here Jansson has added a sailing ship off the coast of Brazil. Latin text on verso.
Very good original colour
Very good Condition.
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