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Cartographer: Petrus Bertius
Title: : Brasilia
Date: 1616      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: A hand coloured miniature map of Brazil, embellished with a sea monster. Coloured.
Map Ref: SAM3395
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: Alain Manesson Mallet
Title: : Bresil
Date: 1683      Size: 4 x 6 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Charming early miniature map with later hand colouring.
Map Ref: SAM2964
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: Nicolas De Fer
Title: : Le Bresil
Date: 1719      Size: 22 x 17 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Early map of Brazil showing the Capitaineries. Coloured.
Map Ref: SAM2939
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 FlorianĂ³polis. Strong impression.
Map Ref: SAM3379
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: : Entree de la Riviere de St. Francois
Date: c. 1750      Size: 7 x 9 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Estuary of St. Francois river. Cartouche. Original colour.
Map Ref: SAM3033
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: 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