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Early German woodcut of a New World scene.

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Title
Early German woodcut of a New World scene.
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1505 (Approximate)
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Topics
Brazil
Indians of South America
Genres
Woodcuts -- Hand-colored
Notes
Content: 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.
Citation/reference: Deák 004
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print ; 22 x 33.3 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f3ea1650-c5ea-012f-cf01-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1505: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Early German woodcut of a New World scene." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1505. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7be9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Early German woodcut of a New World scene." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7be9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1505). Early German woodcut of a New World scene. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7be9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Early German woodcut of a New World scene.