Mexico indigenous native tribal customs South America 1671 ethnography printBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(World ethnography- Culture)
Issued 1671, London by Ogilby.
Gruesome and vivid 17th century engraved miniature print. Depicts Mexican natives of this area involved with chopped body parts over a fire, some type of torture scene occuring in the back ground, tribal warriors, etc.
A scarce ethnographic image relating to Mexico and the early indigenous inhabitants.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal. Text on reverse as always.
Sheet measures c. 5 5/8"H x 10"W.
Printed area measures c. 5"H x 6 3/8"W.