Antique Print-HERNAN CORTES-SPAIN-MEXICO-NATIVE WOMEN-Prevost-Baquoy-Cochin-1750
Subject: Plate : 'Marina et autres femmes donnees a Cortez'. This plate shows Hernan Cortes (1485-1547), the Spanish conqueror of Mexico, and some of his soldiers being presented with the gift of several native virgins somewhere on the Mexican coast.
Condition: Good. General age-related toning and light staining/soiling from handling as visible on image. Small spot in the image. Irregular edges as issued. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Copperplate engraving / etching on a verge type of hand laid paper. Original folds.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 39 x 26 cm. The image size is ca. 28 x 20 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 15,4 x 10,2 inch. The image size is ca. 11 x 7,9 inch.
Part Number: 48173