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  AMERICA 
 Brazil 

MASSA, Gaspar. [An uncommon 19th century Spanish sea chart of the Brazilian coast]
Carta Esferica de las Costas del Brasil que comprende desde la Punta N. del Rio Maranon hasta Cabo S. Augustinen el Rio de la Plata. Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1830. Touches of original colour. 980 x 650mm. Blind stamp of the Direccion de Hidrografia.
A large and detailed antique sea chart of the coast of Brazil from Cabo de Santo Agostinho south to Cabo Frio. The lighthouses are marked in colour.
[Ref: 12514]    £850.00 ($1,143 • €966 rates)


BLUNT, E. & G.W. [An American 'blue-back' sea chart of the Brazilian coastline]
A New Chart of the Coast of Brazil from the Equator to Rio Janeiro, Drawn from the surveys made by order of the Portuguese Government. New York, 1840, on original blue backing paper, 650 x 1420mm. Some old pencil annotations.
A detailed "blue-back" sea chart of the Brazilian coastline between Cabo Frío and Céara, with wind roses, rhumb lines and soundings to aid navigation and insets of Bahia, Rio, Pernambuco and Maranhão. The title in the centre written in decorative gothic script with flourishes and curliques.
[Ref: 10336]    £1,200.00 ($1,614 • €1,363 rates)


NOGUERA, Juan. [An uncommon Spanish antique sea chart of Bahia de Todos os Santos]
Carta Esferica de la Bahia de Todos os Santos y sus inmediaciones en la Costa del Brasil levantada en 1819 por la Comison Hidrografica al mando del Contra-Almirante Francis Baron Roussin. Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1845. Touches of original colour. 470 x 620mm.
A detailed antique chart of the environs of the Bahia de Todos os Santos, with Salvador, based on the survey of 1819 by Albin Reine Roussin (1781-1854), the French admiral and statesman, but not published until 1845. The lighthouses are marked with colour.
[Ref: 12508]    £380.00 ($511 • €432 rates)


TALLIS, John. [Map of Brazil with decorative vignettes]
Brazil. London, John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Steel engraving. Original outline colour. Printed area 355 x 250mm.
Old Map of Brazil drawn and engraved by John Rapkin for the Illustrated Atlas, one of the last decorative atlases. With decorative printed border and vignettes showing views of Montevideo, the Rio Negro, St. Catharina, Rio De Janeiro and Cape St. Antonio in Bahia.
[Ref: 17774]    £150.00 ($202 • €170 rates)


NOGUERA, Juan. [An uncommon 19th century Spanish sea chart of Pernambuco]
Carta Esferica de la Rada de Pernambuco y sus inmediaciones en la Costa del Brasil levantada en 1819 por la Comison Hidrografica al mando del Contra-Almirante Francis Baron Roussin. Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1845-54. 630 x 480mm. Some spotting in margins.
A detailed antique chart of the coastline of the Brazilian Province of Pernambuco, based on the survey of 1819 by Albin Reine Roussin (1781-1854), the French admiral and statesman, but updated to 1854. Such is the scale that the charts shows only from just north of Olinda to Santo Agostino, with Recife.
[Ref: 12507]    £360.00 ($484 • €409 rates)


FERREIRO, Martin [19th century Spanish antique sea chart of the Brazilian coast]
America Meridional. Costa Este. Hoha IV. Brasil. desde el Rio de Tariri hasta la Punta de Santa Cruz, segun los trabajos franceses mas modernos. Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1866. Touches of original colour. 980 x 640mm. Blind stamp of the Direccion de Hidrografia.
A large and detailed antique chart of the coast of Brazil from the province of Sergipe south to Espiritu Santo with Salvador and the Bahia de Todos os Santos, with five inset details. The lighthouses are marked in colour.
[Ref: 12501]    £650.00 ($874 • €738 rates)


FERREIRO, Martin [Old sea chart of the Brazilian coast]
America Meridional. Costa Este. Hoha V. Brasil desde Punta Roteiro Grande hasta el Rio de Tariri... Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1867. Touches of original colour. 980 x 640mm. Blind stamp of the Direccion de Hidrografia.
A large and detailed antique chart of the coast of Brazil from the province of Rio Grand do Nort south to theprovince of Sergipe, with two inset details. The lighthouses are marked in colour.
[Ref: 12500]    £650.00 ($874 • €738 rates)


TUBAU, I. [An uncommon 19th century Spanish sea chart of the Bay of Rio de Janeiro]
Costa del Brasil. Plano del Puerto de Rio Janeiro segun los trabajos brasilenos é ingleses mas modernos. Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1869. Touches of original colour. 980 x 640mm. Blind stamp of the Direccion de Hidrografia. Faint ink offset.
A large and detailed antique chart of the bay of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, based on recent charts by the Brazilians and English. The outline of the city's streets is also shown, with lighthouses marked in colour.
[Ref: 12499]    £2,400.00 ($3,228 • €2,726 rates)


MOUCHEZ, Amédée Ernest Barthémy. [Antique sea chart of Espiritu Santo]
Plano de la Bahia de Espiritu Santo y del Puerto de Victoria levantado en 1861... Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1870. 470 x 640mm. Blind stamp of the Direccion de Hidrografia.
A detailed old sea chart of the environs of the Bahia de Espiritu Santo, with Vitoria, based on the 1861 survey by the French hydrographer Mouchez (1824-1892), who spent from 1862 to 1870 charing the Brazilian coastline.
[Ref: 12509]    £300.00 ($404 • €341 rates)


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