"[Lot of 3 - New World]", Aa, Pieter van der
Period: 1707 (circa)
Color: Black & White
7.2 x 5.2 inches
18.3 x 13.2 cm
Three copper engravings illustrating early explorations. 1. A scene from Christopher Columbus' third voyage in 1498 showing an Indian of Trinidad bartering his golden crown for the velvet bonnet of Columbus. 2. A scene from the voyage made by Alonso d'Ojeda and Americo Vespucci in 1499 showing a battle with the Indians of Terre Ferme. 3. Another scene from the D'Ojeda/Vespucci voyage depicting D'Ojeda attending an Indian funeral. Size varies slightly.
Couple of tiny spots, overall very good.