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Map of the city of Luanda


Map of the city of Luanda

Post, Frans / Marcgraf, Georg / Blaeu sr., Joan

Map of the city of Luanda.

Civitas Loandae S. Pauli.

Bottom right: no: 48.

Cf. National Archives, The Hague, inv. nr. VELH 619.63.

The print is taken from the Atlas Blaeu-Van der Hem, but is also included in Caspar Barlaeus, 'Rerum per Octennium in Brasilia Gestarum Historia', Amsterdam 1647. See also Koninklijke Bibliotheek, The Hague, inv. nr. 1043 B 14, after p. 204 no. 48.

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Sources and literature

Barlaeus, Caspar, Rerum per octennium in Brasilia: et alibi nuper gestarum, sub præfectura illustrissimi comitis I. Mavritii [...] historia (1647)

Krogt, Peter van der, The Atlas Blaeu - Van der Hem: of the Austrian National Library (2005)