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Paraquaria Vulgo Paraguay Cum adjacentibus.

  • ARTIST: Arnoldus Montanus

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Jacob van Meurs, Amsterdam.

  • MEDIUM: Copper plate engraving,

    DATE: 1671.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 11 3/8 x 14 1/4" (290 x 360 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: A fine map of Paraguay from Montanus' "De Nieuwe en Onbekende Weereld: of Beschryving van America." This map is based on Blaeu’s map of the same title, and extends from Rio de Janiero to the Rio de la Plata basin. The map includes Uruguay, Paraguay, part of northern Argentina, and northern Chili. It is highly detailed with a wealth of topographical detail and an ornate cartouche.


  • CONDITION: Good condition. Black and white.