Catalog Archive
Auction 169, Lot 324

"St. Francisco de Campeche", Allard, Carel

Subject: San Francisco de Campeche, Mexico

Period: 1690 (circa)


Color: Black & White

10.8 x 8.4 inches
27.4 x 21.3 cm

This is a reduced-sized edition of Arnoldus Montanus' view of San Francisco de Campeche in the Yucatan. There are numerous warships fighting in the foreground and firing on the fort. The view is surrounded by a frame-style border.


Condition: B+

A dark impression with one small spot in the sky at right. The view has been trimmed close to the neatlines and pasted on a period-correct sheet of paper.

Estimate: $200 - $230


Closed on 9/12/2018