"De Stadt Allegona, op 't Eylandt Groot Camaria, in den Jaare 1599 Vermeestert", Le Clerc, Jean
Subject: Canary Islands
Period: 1730 (circa)
Publication: Geschiedenissen der Vereenigde Nederlanden
Color: Hand Color
13.6 x 10.4 inches
34.5 x 26.4 cm
Scene of a battle for the town of Allegona (Las Palmas) on the island of Gran Canaria in the year 1599. This battle took place during the 80-years war between the Dutch and the Spanish.
A dark impression with superb color on watermarked paper and light toning along the edges of the sheet.