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Ponta Tamandere. (Brazil)

  • ARTIST: Arnoldus Montanus

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Jacob van Meurs, Amsterdam.

  • MEDIUM: Copper engraving,

    DATE: 1673.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 4 3/4 x 6 3/8" (120 x 161 mm) plus text.

  • DESCRIPTION: A view of harbor of Ponta Tamandere, located near near Recife, Brazil. This view shows Dutch and Portuguese war ships in the harbor. Appeared in Montanus' "De Nieuwe en Onbekende Weereld: of Beschryving van America".


  • CONDITION: Good condition. Black & white.

  • REFERENCE: Howes #D591.