Hand Colored Engraving from a German Language Edition of Hans Staden's Voyages [ca. 1591 from De Bry's "Grand Voyages to the Americas"]: Plate XXXIX. Theodor de Bry, Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues.

Hand Colored Engraving from a German Language Edition of Hans Staden's Voyages [ca. 1591 from De Bry's "Grand Voyages to the Americas"]: Plate XXXIX

1591.

Good Condition. Item #CAT000452
ISBN: NoISBN

Hand colored engraving, modest foxing and soiling, paper thinned in upper margin from prior mounting, small tape marks.

A famous plate depicting the cannibals Staden described in Brazil. In the foreground a butcher is working on a partially butchered body, a tribesman is dragged off to be bludgeoned, a small child works (cleaning?) a head, and arms and legs are barbecuing on a traditional stick barbecue. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; History. Inventory No: CAT000452.

Price: $750.00