Map reproduction printed on handmade paper. This map poster shows Brazil as a Portuguese colony, includes a note from the mapmaker on why the Ascension Island was deliberately omitted from the map.
A= 32,5 x 26 cm / 12,8 x 10,2 in
B= 50 x 40 cm / 19,7 x 15,7 in
Framing is available for size B (print on handmade paper only).
This map contains many remarks related to colonial Brazil and the surrounding areas. For example, we can read that the Tapayofos people are a numerous and a warlike nation and the people of Xarayes abound with gold and silver. A mapmaker’s note on why the (imaginary) island of Ascension was omitted from being mapped is also provided.
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