A very decorative South America continental steel engraved map. Good topographical and political boundary details are shown as well as a population table. Importantly, it is surrounded by scenes including local Indians, mining and indigenous animals including a jaguar as well as horses. Nicely colored throughout, matted.
1840 Ornate Levasseur Map of South America
Map Maker Specifics
V. Levasseur, 1840, Paris
11 x 16.5 in. plus margins, 20 x 24 in. matted
Very Good, some edge coloring and centrline visible, matted.