"Urbs Domingo in Hispaniola", Montanus/Ogilby
Period: 1671 (circa)
Publication: An Accurate Description and Complete History of America
Color: Black & White
13.8 x 11.3 inches
35.1 x 28.7 cm
A dramatic bird's-eye view of old Santo Domingo with its cathedral, the Ozama fortress and other monuments clearly identifiable. Numerous ships, both European and native in the harbor and river.
Toned with some scattered foxing. Manuscript ink drawing on verso and in blank margin. Hole in margin, well away from image.