"Mexico, Regia et Celeris Hispaniae Novae Civitas/Cusco, Rigni Peru in Novo Orbe Caput",
Subject: Mexico and South America
Period: 1572 (circa)
Publication: Civitatis Orbis Terrarum
Color: Black & White
18.5 x 10.5 inches
47 x 26.7 cm
The great capitals of the Aztec and Inca civilizations are depicted at the time of the Spanish conquest. These are the only New World cities depicted in the Civitatis Orbis Terrarum and are very early views of the cities. Fine, crisp impression and condition.