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Mapa geográfico de América meridional

Creator/Contributor:
Cruz Cano y Olmedilla, Juan de la, -1790, creator
Ricarte, Hipólito.
Place Of Origin:
Spain
Madrid
Publisher:
Cruz Cano y Olmedilla
Creation Date:
1775
Extent:
1 map on 8 sheets ; ill. : 186 x 131 cm., each sheet 68 x 82 cm.
Language:
Spanish; Castilian
Genre:
map
Maps
Early works to 1800
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
South America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Notes:
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
Includes ill., indexed insets of "Plano del Callao de Lima" and "Plano del sitio de la Angostura," list of abbreviations, and text. Ill. enframed by historiated foliation.
Historiated title-cartouche with three figures, a woman holding a pomegranate, a veiled woman holding the 2 species and bearing a cross, a person riding a mythical creature. In lower margin of image: La letra por Ricarte.
Prime meridians: Pico de Tenerife.
At lower margin of sheet 1: Hoja 1a de la America meridional, construìda gravada, è illustrada por Da. Juan de la Cruz geografo pensionado por S.M. y Academico de Merita en la Rl. de Sn. Fernando; impresa y gravada la letra por Hipolito Ricarte año 1771.
Sheets are numbered.
Attribution:
dispuesto y gravado por Juan de la Cruz Cano y Olmedilla, Geogfo. Pesndo. de S.M. individuo de la Rl. Academia de Sn. Fernando, y de la Sociedad Bascongada de los Amigos del Pais ; teniendo presentes varios mapas y noticias originales con arreglo á observaciones astronómicas, año de 1775.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990115225530203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990115225530203941/catalog