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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
Prints
Illustrations
Notes
Citation/reference: Deák 004
Physical Description
Woodcuts
Extent: 1 print ; 22 x 33.3 cm
Hand-colored
Description
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.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
German
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f3ea1650-c5ea-012f-cf01-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1505: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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 19, 2017. 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