"Ferdinand Magellanus", Montanus, Arnoldus
Period: 1673 (circa)
Color: Black & White
6.5 x 11 inches
16.5 x 27.9 cm
A strongly engraved portrait of the first circumnavigator, enclosed in an elaborately engraved cartouche-like frame. The background is a view of one of the exotic ports visited by Magellan.
A nice impression on a sheet that has some light foxing, mostly confined to the margins.