"Columbus presenting an Account of his Voyage to the King and Queen of Spain". Wale delin. C.Grignion Sculp.
Engraved for Middleton's Complete System of Geography. [London 1777.]
Engraving. Page 12, 200mm x 250mm. 8" x 10". In excellent condition with no stains or foxing.
Christopher Colombus (1451-1506) depicted on his knee presenting documents to Carlos II King of Spain after his return after his third voyage in 1698. From Charles Theodore Middleton's "A New and Complete System of Geography Containing a Full, Accurate, Authentic and Interesting Account and Description of Europe, Asia, Africa and American Consisting of...etc". In 1950's-60's period frame.
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