Title:Views illustrating the conquest of Mexico
Creator/Contributor:Cumplido, Ignacio, 1811-1887
Contains views illustrating events from the conquest of Mexico depicting Indians and conquistadors; battle scenes (showing
weaponry); human sacrifices, Mexican gods, personalities, and priests; various rites and celebrations; Aztec themes; etc.
Hernan Cortés is depicted in some illustrations.
Date:ca. 1840-ca. 1859 (issued)
Cortés, Hernán -- 1485-1547 -- Pictorial works
Conquerors -- Mexico -- History -- Pictorial works
Aztec gods -- Pictorial works
Human sacrifice -- Mexico -- Pictorial works
Rites and ceremonies -- Mexico
Aztecs -- History -- Pictorial works
Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540 -- Pictorial works
Title supplied by cataloger.
Artists and lithographers include: [Ignacio] Cumplido, Picart, Sparrow, A.W. Warren, J.H., J. Heredia, Davenport, W. Raddon,
Views 1905.05731-1905.05752 are illustrations from W.H. Prescott's History of conquest of Mexico.
Captions mostly in Spanish.
Apparently plates removed from various books.
32 prints : lithograph, b&w ; various sizes.
BANC PIC 1905.05731-.05766--PIC