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[Seven scenes of Rio de Janiero]

Seven scenes of Rio from the French periodical, L'Illustration: The Fountain of the Beach Market; A Street in Rio; The Entrance to the Bay, seen from St. Theresa; The Harbor Market; The Palace of Boa Vista, residence of the Emperor of Brazil; Largo do Paco—Fountain of the Granite Obelisk; Royal Palms in the Botanical Gardens. The surrounding text is a brief but lively description of the life, customs and scenic splendors of Rio de Janeiro.
Item Number: G686
Cartographer: L'Illustration, Journal Universal
Place & Date: Paris / 1868
Size: 20 3/8" x 14 1/4" (overall sheet)
Condition: b&w; light overall age toning and minor spotting; small binding holes along centerfold
Price: $155.00