"[Lot of 2 - California]", Montanus, Arnoldus
Period: 1671 (published)
Publication: Die Nieuwe en Onbekende Weereld
Color: Black & White
6.5 x 5 inches
16.5 x 12.7 cm
Pair of copper engravings illustrating early exploration in California. First depicts a skirmish between Franciscus de Olloa's men and Californian natives on the island of Cedros. Second depicts Sir Francis Drake being crowned by a Californian King. Both on full sheets of Dutch text.