Maps, Curiosities, St. Brendans, mystical island in the Atlantic, Canary Islands
"Die Insel des Hl. Braudanus"
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 Isulae 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 othe monks.
Original antique print
Wood engraving after Loewenberg on a page of text published ca 1900. Text continues on the reverse side.
8 x 19 cm ( 3.1 x 7.4 ")