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A scarce chart of South America

BROUCKNER, Isaac.

Carte Marine de l'Amérique Meridionale. l'Anné 1749.
Berlin, 1749-70. Original outline colour. 450 x 530mm.

Trimmed to plate at bottom.

An unusual chart of South America below the Amazon, with a grid of only 1º
published as plate XII of Brouckner's scarce Nouvel Atlas de Marine. Although dated 1749, it marks "P. S. Louis" ( Port Louis) in the Falklands, founded by Louis de Bougainville in 1764.
Of interest is a note at ''B. de los Camarones'' in Argentina, suggesting a route to cross the Andes to Chiloé in the Pacific.


Stock ID : 20623

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Stock Id :20623

Download Image

A scarce chart of South America

BROUCKNER, Isaac.

Carte Marine de l'Amérique Meridionale. l'Anné 1749.
Berlin, 1749-70. Original outline colour. 450 x 530mm.

Trimmed to plate at bottom.

An unusual chart of South America below the Amazon, with a grid of only 1º
published as plate XII of Brouckner's scarce Nouvel Atlas de Marine. Although dated 1749, it marks "P. S. Louis" ( Port Louis) in the Falklands, founded by Louis de Bougainville in 1764.
Of interest is a note at ''B. de los Camarones'' in Argentina, suggesting a route to cross the Andes to Chiloé in the Pacific.


Stock ID : 20623

£740

£740

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