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Auction 88, Lot 348

"Herr Thomas Dale…", Bry, Theodore de

Subject: Early Virginia Indian print

Period: 1592 (circa)

Publication: Grand Voyages

Color: Black & White

7.5 x 6 inches
19.1 x 15.2 cm

Scene in the great chief Powhatan's village. Sir Thomas Dale desired to have Pocahontas’ sister for his wife. He sent Ralph Hamor to ask Powhatan for his youngest daughter's hand in marriage. Unfortunately she had already been promised to another chief. Great village scene with a hunting scene in the background. A Very fine impression.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $275 - $325


Closed on 10/2/1999