Neue und richtige Karte vom dem Stillen Meere oder Mar del Sur
[Straights of Magellan]
The map shows Central America, and the entire western coastline of South America. There are two inset maps within ornamental floral borders – one of the western coast of South America to its southern tip, the other is a map of ‘St. Franciscus Bay’ on Tierra del Fuego, Ornamental cartouche, decorated with sails and navigational aids. Compass on the equator, with north to the left.
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Copper engraving. Later colouring. Fine condition Size: 55 x 35 cm.