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Publisher: PISCATOR,N.J.
Title: Hanc Tabulam continens Laetam Pharnambuci.. . [Brazil].
Published in: Amsterdam, 1630
Size: 14.2 x 18.3 inches.
36.0 x 46.5 cm.

Condition: Two splits upper part right into engraved area, expertly repaired, paper browned. Good and dark impression.
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An extremely rare and decorative map of coast-line of Pernambuco. With one inset: In the upper left corner a map of Brazil, with title in five lines Dutch and five lines French in a rectangle. Numerous vessels are depicted on the sea. Title cartouche in the lower part of the map, decorated with a native holding a shield with the vignette of the West Indian Company and a dedication to admiral Lonck.
Published by Claes Jansz. Visscher (Piscator) as part of a wall map.
According to Holstein, only two copies are known of the complete assembled wall map (Amsterdam and Coburg). There are two other copies known of this part of the map: Vienna (Atlas van der Helm) and Chicago.
Thus an extremely rare separately published sheet, and a must for the collector. Hollstein shows this map together with a right section. This plate is complete and not trimmed and has good margins.
Reference: Holstein XXXVIII, 70, plate III.

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