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I. Tamaraca


A superb view of the Brazilian island of Tamaraca, with small-craft shipping and local products being hauled along the waterfront. A small letter key identifies the town's fortresses. This view comes from the English edition of Montanus' influential history of the New World, originally published in Amsterdam earlier the same year, 1671.
Item Number: G600
Cartographer: Montanus / Ogilby
Place & Date: London / 1671
Size: 13 7/8" x 11 1/4"
Condition: b&w; some minor age toning and water staining along wide margins, but otherwise a strong, dark impression.
Price: $380.00