Maps, Curiosities, Spain, Canary Islands, St. Brendanus, mystical island
"Die Legende des heiligen Brandanus"
St. Brendans Island is a mystical island in the Atlantic. This fascinating image shows the island in the upper area. In the lower left are the Insulae Fortunatae (Canary Islands). A priest is saying Mass on the back of the fish with a small group.
In the lower area is St. Brendan and two other monks.
Wood engraving published ca 1900.
Original antique print
On the reverse side is unrelated text.
Image: 8.5 x 11 cm ( 3.3 x 4.3 ")