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Auction 118, Lot 439

"Truxillo", Montanus, Arnoldus

Subject: Central America - Honduras

Period: 1671 (circa)

Publication: An Accurate Description and Complete History of America

Color: Black & White

13.4 x 10.8 inches
34 x 27.4 cm

Fine view of Fort Trujillo in Honduras depicted during the attack in 1635 by the Dutch fleet of Admiral van Hoorn. The view is filled with warships and many beautifully engraved details of the port and people within it. A lettered key at the bottom identifies the important sites. Adorned with a ribbon-style cartouche.


Condition: A

Exquisite impression.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 3/6/2007