Portraits, Ships, Amerigo Vespucci, allegorical scene, after Stradanus
"Allegorische Verherrlichung der Entdeckungs-Fahrten des Amerigo Vespucci"
Xylograph after the original by Stradanus in the National Library of Paris.
This allegory scene of Vespucci (1454-1512) was published ca 1900. Vespucci was an explorer.
His name "Amerigo", gave the continents North and South America their names.
This interesting print has a vertical centerfold. Overall natural age toning.
21.5 x 31 cm ( 8.4 x 12.2")