Title:Theodor de Bry illustrations of Christopher Columbus' voyages to the New Worle
Creator/Contributor:Bry, Theodor de, 1528-1598, creator
Prints illustrate scenes from Christopher Columbus' voyages to the New World. No. 1 depicts scene on Hispaniola in 1500, when
a new administrator imprisons Columbus and his brother Bartolome Colon and forces them to return to Spain (during Columbus'
third voyage?). No. 2 depicts the armed conflict between Columbus and Francisco Poraz on Jamaica (as identified by text in
print: Christophorus Columbus, Franciscus Poraz, Iamaica) during Columbus' fourth voyage.
Subject:Columbus, Christopher -- Pictorial works
Poraz, Francsico -- Pictorial works
Colón, Bartolomé -- -1514 -- Pictorial works
Colonization -- Western Hemisphere -- Pictorial works
Explorers -- America -- Pictorial works
Jamaica -- Pictorial works
Hispaniola -- Pictorial works
Later ms. annontation on verso of print no. 2: planches extraites de l'ouvrage de Theo de Bry, Voyages d' découvertes, 1595.
Prints bear following ms. annotations, in later hand: xvie siecle [rectos], P.IN/6 [versos].
Prints are from Theodor de Bry's Great Voyages, appearing consecutively in part 4, published 1594 (cf. Bucher, Icon and Conquest,
Title supplied by cataloger.
2 prints : engraving ; plate marks 19 x 23 cm., on sheets 23 x 32 cm.
BANC PIC 19xx.484:1-2--AX