"Francisco Pisarro", Montanus, Arnoldus
Period: 1671 (published)
Publication: De Nieuwe en Onbekende Wereld
Color: Black & White
7 x 11.5 inches
17.8 x 29.2 cm
Striking, copper engraved portrait of the Spanish explorer who conquered the Inca Empire. The portrait is enclosed in an elaborately engraved frame with a battle scene in the background.
The map has a couple of spots of foxing and an abraded area to the left of Pisarro, still a nice aexample.