Antique Print-MEXICO-HOLGUIN-GUATIMOZIN-CUAUHTEMOC-AZTECS-SHIP-Cortez-1730

Price: € 52,50

Subject: Plate page 549: Retraite de Guatimozin pris par Holguin. (Retreat of Guatimozin at Holguin). Cuauhtemoc, also known as Cuauhtemotzin, Guatimozin or Guatemoc, was the Aztec ruler of Tenochtitlan, Mexico.
Condition: Good. General age-related toning. Original folds. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Engraving / etching on a verge type of hand laid paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 18 x 15 cm. The image size is ca. 16.5 x 13 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 7.1 x 5.9 inch. The image size is ca. 6.5 x 5.1 inch.
Part Number: 31423
Location: (PCO) C111-24
Description: This attractive original old antique print / plate originates from: 'Histoire de la Conqueste Du Mexique, Ou de la Nouvelle Espagne, Par Fernand Cortez. Traduite de L'espagnol de Dom Antoine de Solis, Par L'auteur Du Triumvirat.', published in Paris 1730 by Compagnie des Libraires. (Transl.: History of the conquest of Mexico. or New Spain, by Ferdinand Cortez. Translated from Spanish by Lord Antoine de Solis, author of Triumvirat.)

Artists and Engravers: Engraver to be determined.