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Natural stone bridge over river.

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Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Indians -- South America -- Peru

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1671
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC INDIA-Sou-Pe
Topics
Indians of South America -- Peru
Rivers -- Peru
Stone bridges
Rock formations
Genres
Conjectural works
Notes
Content: "Between Pasto and Quito are several Villages, and the famous High-way, by the Ingas [Incas] cut through the Wildernesses and Mountains, the Wall of an old Castle, and the wonderful Stone-Bridge Lumichaca [Rumichaca], which Nature hath made over the swift River Guaca ; it consists of a hard Cliff, at the Foot whereof is a great Arch, through which the Water runs with exceeding force."--from America, being the latest and most accurate description of the Nevv VVorld... / collected from most authentick authors, augmented with later observations, and adorn'd with maps and sculptures by John Ogilby.
Physical Description
Form: Copper engravings ( Art and Architecture Thesaurus )
Extent: Plate mark 13 x 17 cm. (5 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.)
Note: Foxing and stains on image.Condition
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1682628
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17175950
Barcode : 33333159347505
UUID: 614f0300-c555-012f-1f19-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1671: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Natural stone bridge over river." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1671. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1c91-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Natural stone bridge over river." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1c91-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1671). Natural stone bridge over river. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1c91-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Natural stone bridge over river.