Mangueiras. Suburbs of Rio De Janeiro.(For some years occupied by the British Legation).
Printed at 70 St. Martin's Lane. [Thomas McLean, 26 Haymarket. 1852].
Coloured lithograph. Printed area: 280 x 215mm. (11 x 8½"). Light foxing.
A view of Mangueiras, Brazil. From William Gore Ouseley's 'Views in South America, from original drawings made in Brazil'. The fine views (including views of Bahia, Buenos Aires, and Rio de Janeiro) were selected for publication by Queen Victoria, from Ouseley's original watercolours, which he had brought back to England having served for several years as a diplomat in South America.
English books with colour plates. 356. 15.
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