Empire of Brazil Argentina Rio de Janeiro 1864 Johnson & Ward civil war era mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Johnson's Brazil, Argentine Republic, Paraguay, and Uruguay.
(South America, Empire of Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, Argentine Republic, Rio de Janeiro, Harbor View, Pernambuco).
Issued 1864, New York by Johnson & Ward.
Large civil war era mid 19th century lithographed map with original hand color.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, light soiling and small scattered spotting, any minor flaws easy to overlook or forgive. Decorative scroll border adds to the visual appeal.
Attractive version of this map, with an engraved vignette view of Rio de Janeiro harbor and two small but very detailed city plans of Rio and Pernambuco.
Sheet Measures c. 18" H x 13 1/2" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2, pp. 443