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[Early German woodcut of a New World scene.]

Image ID: 54645

[Early German woodcut of a New World scene.] ([ca. 1505])

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Early German woodcut of a New World scene.]

Published Date

: [ca. 1505]

Depicted Date

: [ca. 1505]


: Woodcuts -- Hand-colored

Item Physical Description

: 1 print ; 22 x 33.3 cm.


: One of the earliest ethnographic portrayals of the inhabitants of the New World, this woodcut by an anonymous artist is based on descriptions brought back to Europe by fifteenth- and sixteenth-century explorers.

Standard Reference

: Deák 004

Source Description

: 1 print ; 22 x 33.3 cm.


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Spencer Collection

Digital ID

: 54645

Record ID

: 118521

Digital Item Published

: 10-17-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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