"Porto Rico", Montanus, Arnoldus
Subject: Puerto Rico
Period: 1671 (circa)
Publication: De Nieuwe en Onbekende Weereld…
Color: Black & White
13.5 x 11 inches
34.3 x 27.9 cm
Classic early view of San Juan, the capital of Puerto Rico. Galleons and other vessels approach the harbor dominated by its fortress. The scene is surmounted by an elegant ribbon cartouche.
A velvety impression on a strong sheet with a couple very tiny wormholes and some faint toning.