Dec 08, 2016 - Sale 2434

Sale 2434 - Lot 11

Price Realized: $ 594
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Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
(BRAZIL.) Ramusio, Giovanni Battista. Brasil. Double-page woodblock map from Ramusio's Delle Navigationi Et Viaggi. 12x16 1/2 inches sheet size, ample margins; centerfold flattened out, minor spotting, two small wormholes reinstated at lower center. Venice, [1556 or after]

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A fantastic pictorial rendering of Brazil oriented north/south, here in the second state of the block by Giacomo Gastaldi with "Terra non Descoperta" altered from "Discoperta."