Antique Prints of South America

View a selection of our historical views of towns and cities of South America. Please contact us if you are looking for a special town or city.

The prints are in alphabetical order according to country.

If you are looking for historical scenes and traditional costumes, please click below.

Scenes and Costumes of South America

Prints of Argerntina

Prints of Brazil

Prints of Chile

Prints of Colombia

Prints of Peru

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"Quippos" (Quipu, Khipu) (Quechua word for "knots")

Wood engraving on a page of text about the Use of quipus in Peru. The text
continues on the reverse side with images of the Mexican pictograph language.
On a second page is an image of a Wampum belt (shell belt) and text. On the reverse side of the
second page is an image of part of the Darius hystaspes inscription.

Page size: 22 x 15 cm ( 8.6 x 5.9")

Price for the two pages: $ 50.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA253961

"Die Welser und das Dorado"

8-page article with three wood engravings published 1881.

The interesting article describes the search for "El Dorado" also known as Manoa or Omagua.
Very early explorations by Germans and other explorers in the northern regions of Venezuela.

Page size: 20 x 13 cm ( 7.8 x 5.1")

Price for the 8 pages: $ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA252897


"Suedamerika"

Chromolithograph of South American scenes published 1804
Light age toning in margins.

19.5 x 13.5 cm ( 7.6 x 5.3 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249078


"Amerika ( Nordamerika )"

( Wigwam der Kri Indianer, Montmorency Wasserfaelle in Canada, Typus des Eskimo,
Typus der Federschmuck Indianer, Typus der Rothaeute, Typus des Azteken,
Terrassenfoermige Erhebung der Felsengebirge im Gebiete des Fraser River )

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Reverse side:

"Amerika ( Suedamerika )"

( Ochsenkaravanne in den Pampas, Typus des Gaucho, Typus des Anti Indianer,
Typus des Juri Indianer, Patagonier, Magelhaens Strasse: Gegend am Admiralitaets Sund )

Wood engravings published 1875.

Page size: 28 x 20 cm ( 11 x 7.8 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. CANADA250984


"Alexander von Humboldt"

Beautiful wood engraving with a decorative border published 1884.
Notice the various implements used by Alexander von Humboldt.
Overall age toning which gives a fine patina!

Size with border: 29 x 20.5 cm ( 11.4 x 8 ")

Order Nr. PORTRAITHUMBOLT241500SOLD


Mount Aconcagua

Mount Aconcagua

Wood engraving from an illustrated work ca 1870. Reverse side is printed.

12.3 x 19 cm 8 4.8 x 7.4 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA2558


Paramo del Antifana

"Der Antifana ( 5756m ), vom Paramo del Antifana ( 4100 ) aus gesehen, rechts der Hato del Antifan ( 4075m )"

Wood engraving after Stuebel published 1903. Reverse side is printed.

10 x 13 cm ( 3.9 x 5.1 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246755


"Antimano" (Venzuela)

Wood engraving on a page of text about early missionaries in Venezuela.
On the reverse side is a fine image of a waterfall on the Silla.

Published 1895.

Image: 12 x 17.5 cm ( 4.7 x 6.8")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA255385


Barranquilla (Neu Granada)

Wood engraving 1875. Hand coloring. Reverse side is printed.

6.3 x 8.9 cm ( 2.5 x 3.5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA2569


Carangas Bolivia

Bolivia

""Tombeau d'un chef Aimara de la Province de Carangas"

Steel engraving by Lemaitre, 1843. Upper margin is narrow.

9 x 13 cm ( 3.5 x 5.1 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA242762


Ak Kapana Tiahuanaco

"Das Monolith Tor von Ak Kapana in Bolivia, von Osten gesehen" ( Tiahuanaco )

Wood engraving after Stuebel, published 1903. Reverse side is printed.

13 x 20 cm ( 5.1 x 7.8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246711


Aimara Indian

"Aimara Indianerin von der Bolivianischen Hochebene"

Wood engraving 1895. On the reverse side is an image of Quichua Indians.

12 x 7.5 cm ( 4.7 x 2.9 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249761


Coati

"Bolivie"

"Ruines d'un Temple des Incas, dans l'ille de Coati, Lac de Titicaca"

Steel engraving 1843.

8.5 x 13.5 cm ( 3.3 x 5.3 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249505


"Bolivie"

1. Tete d'une Statue colossale euines Aymaras a Tiaguanasco pres la Paz.
2. Antiquites des Quichuas ou Incas de Bolivie. 3. Vase ancien des Quichuas de Bolivie"

Steel engraving by Lemaitre, 1843.

15 x 10 cm ( 5.9 x 3.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA242763


„Kampf der Indianer von Iuracares". (Fighting Yuracares Indians of Bolivia).

Lithograph by J. Honegger from „Naturgeschichte und Abblidung des Menschen..." by HeinrichRudolf Schinz. Zurich, 1845. (Native people of the world).

Clean.

Page size: 26 x 36 cm (10.2 x 14.2")

$ 120.00

Order Nr. ETHNOLOGY96005


Sucre

"Die Kathedrale von Sucre" ( Bolivia )

Wood engraving 1895. Reverse side is printed.

12 x 16 cm ( 4.7 x 6.2 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249755


La Paz, Illimani

"Ansicht von La Paz" ( Bolivia )

Wood engraving showing La Paz in the valley beneath the towering mountain Illimani 1895.

On the reverse side is an image of Chiloe Indians of Bolivia.

16 x 24 cm ( 6.2 x 9.4 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249758


"Uferformation und schwimmende Inseln des untern Amazonas"
( River bank formations and swimming islands on the lower Amazon )

Wood engraving 1903 after H. W. Bates. Reverse side is printed.

8.5 x 13 cm ( 3.3 x 5.1 ")

$ 20.00

Order nr. SOUTHAMERICA245792


Urwald amazonas

"Urwald am Unteren Amazonas"

Wood engraving after A. Goering, 1903. Light crease on lower margin edge.

13.5 x 20.5 cm ( 5.3 x 8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA245794


"Terres cuites" ( terracotta figures Bolivia )

Steel engraving by Lemaitre, 1843. Upper margin is very narrow.

10 x 14 cm ( 3.9 x 5.5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA242761


"Ruines d'un Temple des Incas dans l 'Ile de Titicaca" ( Bolivia )

Steel engraving by Lemaitre, 1843. Upper margin is narrow.

9.5 x 12.5 cm ( 3.7 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA242764


"Steilaufgerichtete Gesteinschichten in der Schlucht von Camataqui in Bolivia"

Wood engraving ca 1900. Reverse side is printded.
Light natural age toning.

13.5 x 20 cm ( 5.3 x 7.8 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250329


Argentina - Carmen

Ansicht von Carmen am Rio Negro

Copper etching, 1836. Lower and right margins are narrow.

9.5 x 11.5 cm ( 3.7 x 4.5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA2343


Trachten der Portenas auf der Promenade, zum Ball und in der Kirche.
( Costumes of the Portenas on the Promenade, at the Ball and in Church )

Copper etching ca 1820.

7 x 11.5 cm ( 2.7 x 4.5 " )

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA236273


Caicara

" Der Orinoco bei Caicara"

Wood engraving after J. Chaffanjon, 1903. Reverse side is printed.

9.5 x 12.5 cm ( 3.7 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA245786


"Gross Chaco Urwald"

Steel engraving 1840.

8.5 x 13.5 cm ( 3.3 x 5.3 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA244070


Tobas en marche dans la foret.   Petrona Yala.  Tortures infligess aux survivants de la mission Crevaux

"A Travers Le Chaco Boreal"

"Tobas en marche dans la foret. Petrona Yala"
"Tortures infligess aux survivants de la mission Crevaux"

"Les Explorations du Chaco Boreal ( Amerique du Sud )

Reverse side:

"Un enterrement dans les missions"

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Page 2:

"Carte indiquant les intineraires de M. Thourar dans ses exploratons du Chaco Boreal. Le passage infernal"
"Attaque de la colonne Thourar par les Indiens Tobas"

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Page 3:

Crevaux Pilcomayo

"Vue generale de la colonie Crevaux"
"Indiens revanant de la Peche"
"Le Pilcomayo dt la colonie Crevaux"

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Page 4:

Indien Chriguano. - Indien Toba

"Indienne Chirguano. Voyage a boeuf. Indien Chriguano."
"Le passage du Rio Grande"
"Indienne Toba. Les buveurs de sang. Indien Toba"

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Page 5:

Remigio Valvarde Theophile Novis.

"Les Explorateurs. Remigio Valvarde (bolivien ). M. Thouar. Theophile Novis. Le colonel Martinez"
"Arrivee des Indiens et du colonel Martinez au secours de la mission"

Five pages with wood engravings and text about the exploration of the Chaco Boreal. Interesting
engravings of various Indians of the region. Published 1888.

Page size: 34 x 25 cm ( 13.3 x 9.8 ")

Price for the 5 pages: $ 120.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA247482


Caracas

"Ansicht von Caracas, Hauptstadt der Republik Venezuela"

20 x 35 cm 7.8 x 13.7 ")

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Reverse side:

Venezeula

"Venezuela: Waldscenerie aus dem Kuestengebirge"
(Forest near the coastal mountains )

35 x 23 cm ( 13.7 x 9")

Wood engravings published 1880.

$ 95.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246688


"Jesuit Mission" ( Cayenne )

Wood engraving of the Jesuit Mission in Cayenne. Prined ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

15.5 x 24 cm ( 6.1 x 9,4 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. JESUIT245470


"Penitencier des Iles du Salut, Cayenne, - Caserne de gendarmarie coloniale, - Cayenne, Maire, - Hotel du goveneur. - gard, Cayenne et Colonie Penitentiaire de la Guyane. Rue d'Artois, faisant face au palais du Gouvernement"

Wood engraving published 1866. Reverse side is printed with article in French about penitentiary of Cayenne.

Clean print. Two small repaired tears on right margin edge.

Page size: 32 x 22 cm (12.5 x 8.6")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250233


"Cayenne"

Wood engraving ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

Image: 7.8 x 23.5 cm ( 2.9 x 9.8")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250145


Cayenne

"Ansicht von Cayenne"

Line engraving published 1836.

9.5 x 11.5 cm ( 3.7 x 4.5 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250039


Cayenne

"Ansicht von Cayenne von Fort St. Michel aus"

Wood engraving 1904. Reverse side is printed.

7.5 x 23.5 cm ( 2.9 x 9.2 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249268


"View of Cayenne, the Penal Colony of the French Government"

Wood engraving ca 1875. Pleasant hand coloring. Reverse side is printed.

9 x 23 cm ( 3.5 x 9 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA252135


Cayenne

"Eine Strasse von Cayenne"

Wood engraving 1904. Reverse side is printed.

15.5 x 23.5 cm ( 6.1 x 9.2 ")

$ 46.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249273


Rue Lallonete

"Eine Strasse ( rue Lallonette ) in Cayenne"

Woode engraving after a photograph, 1903. Reverse side is printed.

7.7 x 13 cm ( 3 x 5.1 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA245790


Cayenne

"Mulattin aus Cayenne"

Wood engraving 1904. Reverse side is printed.

16.5 x 10.5 cm ( 6.4 x 4.1 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249266


"Hafen von Cayenne"

7.5 x 23.5 cm ( 2.9 x 9.2 ")

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Reverse side:

"Die Wohnung des Stadthalters in Cayenne, das ehemalig Jesuitenkolleg"

Wood engravings 1904.

$ 55.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249269


Oyapock River

"Die Insel Cassesoca auf dem Oyapock Flusse ( Cayenne ) mit eine Turm zum Schutz gegen die Kaimane"

Wood engraving printed 1904 shows a tower on an island in the Oyapock river. The tower serves
as an escape from the many caimans. Reverse side is printed.

12 x 16 cm ( 4.7 x 6.2 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249271


"Der Chimborazo"

Wood engraving 1875. Light age toning. Reverse side is printed.

15 x 10.5 cm ( 5.9 x 4.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA251946


Chimborazo

"Der Gipfel des Chimborazo"

Wood engraving ca 1900.

20 x 13 cm ( 7.8 x 5.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA245622


Cimbra

"Haengebruecke zu Cimbra"

Copper line engraving 1836.

9 x 12 cm ( 3.5 x 4.7 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250297


" Der Vulkan Cotopaxi in Ecuador,
bei funftausandneunundneunhundertdreiundvierzig Meter Hoehe der hoechste aller taetigen Vulkane der Erde, mit regelmaesig spitzem Schneekegel." (
The volcano Cotopaxi with 5943 meters high, the highest active volcano on earth with a snow-covered pointed summit.)

Wood engraving after A. Gruebel ca 1895. Reverse side is printed.

9.7 x 14.8 cm ( 3.8 x 5.8 ")

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICAECUADOR239275SOLD


"Sommet du Chimborazo a 6530 metres au dessus de la mer = Cotopaxi a 5753m"

"Vegetation a differentes hauteurs correspondant aux differentes latitudes"
( vegetation at different heights corresponding to different latitudes )

Included are tw extra pages of text ( in French ) about botanical geography.

Steel engraving 1836. Very light crease in lower right margin.

Image: 8.5 x 16 cm ( 3.3 x 6.2 ")
Page size: 15 x 22 cm ( 5.9 x 8.6 ")

$ 85.00

Order Nr. BOTANICAL250652


"Mountain of Chimborazo, in South America"

Wood engraving ca 1860. Reverse side is printed.

15 x 15 cm ( 5.9 x 5.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA243192


Cobija

"Le port de Cobija ( Bolivie )"

Wood engraving 1868. Reverse side is printed.

9 x 15 cm ( 3.5 x 5.9 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA244218


Cotocachi

"Der Cotocachi und die Ruinen der Kathedrale von Ibarra" ( Ecuador )

Wood engraving 1904. Reverse side is printed.

16 x 24 cm ( 6.2 x 9.4 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249254


"Cotopaxi"

Wood engraving, 1855. On the reverse side is an article about volcanos and Cotopaxi.

10.5 x 13.5 cm ( 4.1 x 5.3 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA243199


COTOPAXI

"Der Volcan Cotopaxi in Quito"

Wood engraving 1875. Reverse side is printed.

5.8 x 9.2 cm ( 2.2 x 3.6 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA243201


"Der Kotopari" ( Cotopaxi )

Wood engraving published 1871. Reverse side is printed.

12.5 x 7.5 cm ( 4.9 x 2.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250815


Cotopaxi

"Der Cotopaxi in Ecuador, von 3500 m Hoehe aus Nordwesten gesehen"

Chromolithograph after Stuebel, 1903.

13 x 19.5 cm ( 5.1 x 7.6 ")

$ 90.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246754


"La plage de Courbaril"

Wood engraving after Riou, ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

12 x 15.5 cm ( 4.7 x 6.1 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA244081


Guayana

"Hochsavanne von Guayana: Im Hintergrund die westlichen Tumuc Humac Berge"

Wood engraving 1903. Reverse side is printed.

13 x 20.5 cm ( 5.1 x 8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMRICA245784


Ecuador

"Indianer in Ecuador"

Wood engraving 1902. Included is an article ( in German ) of four extra pages about the Indians in Ecuador.

Image: 13 x 9 cm ( 5.1 x 3.5 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246505


"Montevideo von der Katedral aus. (Im Hintergrund der Cerro)"
(Montevideo as seen from the cathedral with the Cerro in the backgraound)

Wood engraving on a page of text about Montevideo and the La Plata.
On the reverse side is an image of a saladero slaughter scene of beef cattle.
Published 1905.

Page size: 27 x 19 cm (10.6 x 7.4")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA254418


"Club Uraguayo in Montevideo"

13.5 x 10.5 cm ( 5.3 x 4.1")

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Reverse side:

"Plaza Independencia in Montevideo bei einem Fest"

11 x 17.5 cm ( 4.3 x 6.8")

Wood engravings on the front and back of a page made after photographs and surrounded by text about
Montevideo. Published ca 1895.

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250003


Quito

"Plaza Mayor mit Kathedrale und Regierungspalast in Quito"

Text photograph 1904. On the reverse side is an image of the inside of the San Ignacio church in Quito.

10.5 x 18.5 cm ( 4.1 x 7.2 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249261


"Rue et habitants de Quito"

Wood engraving published 1867. On the reverse side is text about Quito, especially
about the women of Quito.

Image: 15.5 x 23.5 cm ( 6.1 x 9.2")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA253219


Upper image: "Vue generale de Quito"
Lower image: "Fauborg de Quito"

Wood engravings of Quito published 1867. On the reverse side is text about early settlement of Quito.

Page size: 19 x 26 cm ( 7.4 x 10.2")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA253215


"Quito"

Wood engraving on a page of text published 1877.
On the reverse side is an image of Cotopaxi and text.

Image: 4.2 x 15 cm ( 1,6 x 5.9 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250779


Guayana

"Dorf der Buschneger in Guayana"

Wood engraving 1904. Reverse side is printed. Light age toning.

7.5 x 13 cm ( 2.9 x 5.1 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA248380


"Pfahlbauten in Guayana"

Wood engraving 1904. Reverse side is printed. Light age toning.

10 x 8 cm ( 3.9 x 3.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA248381


Guayaquil

"Plaza Bolivar in Guayaquil mit Kathedrale und Seminar"

Text illustration on a page, 1904. On the reverse side is text and a wood engraving of the River Guayas.

10.5 x 18.5 cm ( 4.1 x 7.2 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249454


Guayaquil

"Guayaquil" ( Ecuador )

Wood engraving published 1900. Reverse side is printed.

11 x 17.5 cm ( 4.3 x 6.8 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA245406


Latacunga

"Jesuitenkirche in Latacunga ( in den letzten Jahren teilweise restauriert)" ( Ecuador )

Wood engraving 1904. On the reverse side is an image of the Franciscan Church in Quito.

9.5 x 11.5 cm ( 3.7 x 4.5 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249255


Calle Malecon Guayaquil

"Hauptstrasse, Malecon, in Guayaquil, Ecuador"

Wood engraving after Kolberg, 1903. Reverse side is printed.

10 x 13 cm ( 3.9 x 5.1 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246752


Guayaquil

"Guayaquil ( Ecuador, america Central ). - Serenata en Obsequio de la Estudiantina Española
"Figaro" en la Plaza de Bolivar, Frente al Hotel de Igual Nombre, La noche del 4 de Agosto Ultimo"

Wood engraving after Jaime Puig y Verdaguer, 1884. Reverse side is printed.

22 x 32 cm ( 8.6 x 12.5 ")

$ 65.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246594


Guayaquil

"Quai in Guayaquil"

Text illustration on a page, 1904. Reverse side is printed with an image of Galinazos and text.

11 x 10.5 cm ( 4.3 x 4.1 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERIC249455


Cosanga

"Durch den Cosanga in Ecuador"

Wood engraving 1904. On the reverse side is a wood engraving of Indians from Archidona"

23.5 x 16 cm ( 9.2 x 6.2 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249256


"Iles Galapagos"
"Ile Charles"
(possibly Darwin Island)

Steel engraving by Lemaitre after Gaucher, 1840.
Good condition.

Image: 9 x 13.5 cm ( 3.5 x 5.3")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA255124


"Iles Gallapagos" (Ecuador)
"Aiguade Dans L'Ile Chatam"

Steel engraving by Lemaitre after Gaucherel. Published 1840.
Irregular marks in the sky above the mountain on the right.

Image: 9 x 13.5 cm ( 3.5 x 5.3")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA255496


Quito

"Ansicht von Quito von Panecillo aus"

Text illustration made after a photograph 1904. Vertical centerfold.

15 x 39.5 cm ( 5.9 x 15.5 ")

On one half of the reverse side is this wood engraving:

"Ein Landstaedtchen der Hochebene" ( a town on the high plataeu )

15.5 x 23.5 cm ( 6.1 x 9.2 ")

$ 120.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249452


"Der Pichincha"

Wood engraving on a page of text published 1877.
More text on reverse side.

5.2 x 7.8 cm ( 2 x 3 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250816


Quito

"Ein Indianer von Quito"

Wood engraving after a photograph, 1903. Reverse side is printed.

14 x 8 cm ( 5.5 x 3.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246753


Ibarra

"Ibarra und der Imbabura"

Wood engraving 1904. Reverse side is printed.

16 x 23.5 cm ( 6.2 x 9.2 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249253


"A View of the land of Patagonia a little to the northward of Port St. Julian". A copper etching by J.S. Müller for "A Voyage Round the World " by George Anson. Ca. 1750.

Probably most of these sailing ships shown by Port St. Julian were part of an exploration by George Anson. There are seldom so many ships nowdays in this remote area of Santa Cruz, the southermost province of Argentina.

Except for the fold, which shows wear, the print is in almost Very Good Condition.

17.4 x 42 cm ( 6.7 x 16.5 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr.ARGENTINA237337


Enfant Perdu

"Leuchtturm auf dem Enfant Perdu" ( French Guiana )

Wood engraving 1904. Reverse side is printed.

15.5 x 24 cm ( 6.1 x 9.4 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA2492272


Argentina - Port Stanley - Islas Malvinas

Port Stanley, Falkland Islands

Wood engraving from "The Illustrated London News", ca 1880. Backside is printed.

16.2 x 23.7 cm ( 6.4 x 9.3 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA2361


"Frederiksdorp"

Wood engraving 1893. Attractive hand coloring. Reverse side is printed.

8.8 x 12 cm ( 3.4 x 4.7 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA238557


Rio de Janeiro

Upper images: "Mit Fruechten handelnde Negerinnen und Wassertraeger
Maisstampfende Negerinnen
Negerin mit papagei"
Lower image: "Rio de Janeiro"

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Reverse side:

Piatzang British Guiana

Left image: "Montevideo, Hauptstadt von Uruguay"
Right images. "Der Piatzang" ( British Guiana )
"Brasilianischer Urwald: Botokuden durchschreiten einen Fluss"

Montevideo

Double page with wood engravings on both sides. Published 1880. Vertical centerfold.

Page size: 41 x 54 cm ( 16.1 x 21.2 ")

$ 280.00

Order Nr. BRAZIL246684


"Potosi, een groote en volkryke Stadt in Zuydamerika, aen den voet van den vermaerden berg Potosi"

Hand-colored copper etching. Published in „Hecatompolis sive Totius Terrarum Oppida Nobiliora Centrum..." by Peter Schenk (1660-1711) consisting of 100 views of important cities of the world. It wa dedicated to the Prussian crown prince Friedrich-Wilhelm.

Published in Amsterdam, 1702

Margins have been added. Print had been trimmed to image. Part of title is missing.. Traces of age and use.

17 x 23.5 cm ( 6.6 x 9.2 ")

$ 90.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA237918


Bolivia - Tiquina

"Tiquina Strasse"

Copper line etching, 1836. Left and lower margins are narrow.

8.5 x 11.5 cm ( 3.3 x 4.5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA 2363


Cartagena

"Neu und verbesserter Plan des Hafen von Cartagena"

Copper engraving by Homann Heirs in Nuremberg, ca 1750. Original hand coloring.

Detailed print of the harbor of Cartagena and the surrounding area.
"North" is on the left side, "East" at the top of the print.
In the lower right is text in German describing Cartagena.

Upper margin is the pink area. Other margins wide. A few scattered spots in margins.

22.7 x 28 cm ( 8.9 x 11 ")

$ 720.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA 2550


Cartagena, aen Stedekan in Zuidamerika

"Cartagena, aen Stedekan in Zuidamerika, in de.........."

Hand-colored copper etching. Published in „Hecatompolis sive Totius Terrarum Oppida Nobiliora Centrum..." by Peter Schenk (1660-1711) consisting of 100 views of important cities of the world. It wa dedicated to the Prussian crown prince Friedrich-Wilhelm.

Published in Amsterdam, 1702

Margins have been added. Print had been trimmed to image. Part of title is missing. Traces of age and use.

17.8 x 22.2 cm ( 7 x 8.7 ")

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA237917SOLD


Río Magdalena

"Scenery Of The Magdalena River, Granada."

Photogravure after the original painting by Frederick .E. Church in the Corcoran Gallery. Ca 1890.
Included is an extra page of text about Frederick E. church and this painting.

Print has wide margins. A few minor spots in margins and light browning on margin edges.

19.3 x 25.7 cm ( 7.5 x 10.1 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA2559


Etagen Dampfer auf dem Magdalenenstrome (Suedamerika)

"Etagen Dampfer auf dem Magdalenenstrome (Suedamerika)"

Wood engraving ca 1885. Overall light age toning.

12.3 x 18.4 cm ( 4.8 x 7.2 " )

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA235918


Theotonio Falls Madeira River

"Der Theotoniofall des Madeira"

Wood engraving after Keller - Leuzinger, 1903. Reverse side is printed.

10 x 13 cm ( 3.9 x 5.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA245790


Malmanoury

"Die Inseln du Salut und die Sandbaenke von Malmanoury" ( French Guiana )

Wood engraving 1904. Reverse side is printed.

6 x 15.5 cm ( 2.3 x 6.1 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249270


Guyana

"Fall des Coumarow in den Masaroni"

Copper line etching, 1836. Upper and right margins are narrow.

9 x 11.5 cm ( 3.5 x 4.5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA 2377


Paysage de la Riviere Demerara pres de Georgetown

"Paysage de la Riviere Demerara pres de Georgetown"

Wood engraving by Boudier after a photograph, 1893. Reverse side is printed.

11.5 x 15.7 cm ( 4.5 x 6.1 ")

$ 50.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICAGEORGETOWN241623


Cathedrale de Georgetown

"Cathedrale de Georgetown"

Wood engraving, 1893. Reverse side is printed.

10 x 9 cm ( 3.9 x 3.5 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICAGEORGETOWN241628


" Water Street "     Georgetown, British Guiana

Attractive wood engraving. Hand colored.

Reverse side is printed. Wood engraving published ca 1870.

Image: 8 x 16 cm ( 3.1 x 6.2 ")"

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250346


Un Canal a Georgetown

"Un Canal a Georgetown"

Wood engraving by Bazin after Jouas, 1893. Reverse side is printed.

16 x 23.5 cm ( 6.2 x 9.2 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICAGEORGETOWN241627


Drying Hides

"Eine Hautspannerei im La Plata Gebiet"

Wood engraving after a photograph 1903. Below the image and on the
reverse side is text in German about agriculture and cattle raising in the La Plata region.

9.7 x 13 cm ( 3.8 x 5.1 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246130


Maldonado

"Aussicht zu Maldonado" ( Uruguay )

Steel engraving 1840.

10 x 14 cm ( 3.9 x 5.5 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246014


Montevideo

"Calle 18 de Julio in Montevideo"

Wood engraving made after a photograph, 1903. Reverse side is printed.

8 x 13 cm ( 3.1 x 5.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246199


Montevideo

"Der La Plata Strom und Montevideo"

Text photograph 1905. Reverse side is printed.

14.5 x 21 cm ( 5.7 x 8.2 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA248169


Moxos Indians

"Moxos Indianer"

Toned lithograph ca 1850. Fine image. Minor signs of age and use in margins.

Image: 16.5 x 23 cm ( 6.4 x 9 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA247771


Orinoco

"Tierleben am Mittleren Orinoco" ( Animal Life on the Orinoco )

Wood engraving printed in color 1903. Light age toning in margins.

13.5 x 21 cm ( 5.3 x 8.2 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA245788


PARAGUAY

"Paraguay"

Two pages of text on both sides ( no images ) about Paraguay. Published 1894.

Page size: 22.5 x 14 cm ( 8.8 x 5.5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249247


"Paraguay - Monographie du Mate - Monographie des Mate"

Hand-colored steel engraving

Published in Paris, 1840

Clean. Nice hand color. Left margin widened.

Image: 14,7 x 9,6 cm (ca. 5.8 x 3.8")

$ 70.00 (Please see discount at top of this page. Here 40% = $ 42.00).

Order Nr.SOUTHAMERICA254763


"Guarani Frauen"

Wood engraving published 1877. Below the image and on the reverse side is
German text about the peoples and culture of Paraguay.
On the reverse side is a small image of the railroad in Paraguay and text.

Image: 12 x 9 cm ( 4.7 x 3.5")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA254506


St. Miguel, Paraguay

"Ruine des Jesuiten Kollegs St. Miguel in Paraguay"

Wood engraving 1895. On the reverse side is a photo engraving of the
Franciscan mission in Bolivia with a Franciscan monk and Bolivians.

16 x 24 cm ( 6.2 x 9.4 ")

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249759SOLD


"Indianer aus dem Suedosten Paraguays"

Wood engraving published 1900. On the reverse side is an image of an Indian woman in Ecuador.

14.5 x 8.5 cm ( 5.7 x 3.3 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA247598


Río Paraguay

"Ufer des Paraguay im Suedwesten des Staates Paraguay"

10.5 x 17.5 cm ( 4.1 x 6.8")

Reverse side:

Montevideo

"Montevideo"

7 x 16 cm ( 2.7 x 6.2 ")

Wood engravings published 1900.

$ 55.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246867


"Chiruguano Indianer"

Wood engraving on a page of text, 1904. Light age toning. Reverse side is printed.

8 x 5 cm ( 3.1 x 1.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249219


"Asuncion, die Hauptstadt von Paraguay"

Wood engraving ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

13 x 22.5 cm ( 5.1 x 8.8 ")

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERIC249242 SOLD


Chaco PARAGUAY

"Bestaende der Palme Caranday ( Copernicia cerifera ) im Chaco von Paraguay"

Wood engraving 1903. Below the image and on the reverse side is text in German about the Chaco.

10 x 12.8 cm ( 3.9 x 5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246121


Araguay Paraguay

" A Rancho in Araguay, Paraguay"

Wood engraving 1865. Reverse side is printed.

16 x 24 cm ( 6.2 x 9.4 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA237473


Guarani Women

"Guaranifrauen"

Wood engraving in a two page article about Paraguay. Ca 1880.
The three women are smoking. On the reverse side is an image of a Paraguayen train.

11.5 x 9 cm ( 4.5 x 3.5 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249243


Title not shown.

"Les Indiens Jesuitiques -Pl. 34"

Hand-colored aquatint by Gallo Gallina at Guilio Ferrario.
Published in Milan, Tipogr. dell Editore, 1820.

This print was formally part of the edition by Gulio Ferrario's
"Le Costume ancien et moderne ou histoire, vol. 8: "Amerique".

Print is in good condition. Small paper stamp in lower right corner.

Image: 20.5 x 27.5 cm ( 8 x 10.8")

$130.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA254441


Image: "Racolte du tabac pres de Villa Rica"

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"Un venta ou cabaret des provinces frontieres de la Plata"

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"Indiens du Grand Chaco a la vue d'un Bateau a vapeur"

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"Le Docteur Francia"

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"Mission de Saint Michel, Ruines de l'eglise"

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"Carte du Paraguay"

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8 pages printed on both sides with the above images and several more published 1861.

The title of the article is " Fragments D'Un Voyage a Paraguay" by Dr. A. Demersay.

On the title page is a piece of the left margin missing. All other pages are clean and in good condition.

Page size: 27 x 19 cm ( 10.6 x 7.4 ")

Price for the 8 pages: $ 145.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249248


"Ein Pflanzung in Paraguay"

Wood engraving after K. Oenike, 1903. Below the image and on the reverse side
is text in German about the plants and agriculture of the region.

10 x 12.8 cm ( 3.9 x 5 " )

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246120


Parana

"Paraguay. La Parana"

Wood engraving ca 1875. Reverse side is printed. Some light spotting.

7.5 x 13.5 cm ( 2.9 x 5.3 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249263


"Schwimmende Insel auf dem Parana"
(floating island on the Parana River)

Wood engraving published 1905. On the reverse side is German text
about the region of the Parana and La Plata Rivers.

Image: 16 x 24 cm ( 6.2 x 9.4")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA254420


La Guaira

"La Guaira"

Wood engraving ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

10.5 x 17.5 cm ( 4.1 x 6.8 ")

$ 60.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249092


Asuncion

"View of the River at Asuncion, Paraguay"

Woo engraving dated 1865. Reverse side is printed.

16 x 23 cm ( 6.2 x 9 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249244


"Unvollendete, kurz vor der Vertreibung begonnene Kirche
der Reduktion Jesus, am rechten Ufer des Parana"
(unfinished church of the Reduction Jesus shortly before
the expulsion on the right bank of the Parana)

Wood engraving published 1905. On the reverse side is German text about
the region of the La Plata and Parana Rivers.

Image: 16 x 24 cm ( 6.2 x 9.4")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA254424


Deutsche Colonien Brasil

Upper Row: "Das Kloster Santa Teresia in Rio de Janeiro. Deutsche Colonien in Suedbrasilien: Porto Alegre von der Ostseite"

Lower image: "Deutsche Colonien in Suedbrasilien: Oestliche Ansicht von Joinville in Dona Francisca"

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Reverse side:

Itajai

Left images: "Colonie Blumenau: Vegetationsbild von Itajahyflusse" ( Itajai River )
"Paraguay: Cerro de la Margarita."
"Paraguay: "Pan de Azugar am Flusse Paraguay"
( Pan de Azucar )

Paulo Alfonso waterfalls

"Der Wasserfall von Paulo Assonso in der Provinz Bahia in Brasilien" ( Paulo Alfonso waterfalls )

Double page wood engraving with the images shown above on both sides of the page.
Published in German 1880. Seldom!

Double page size: 54 x 41 cm ( 21.2 x 16.1 ")

$ 190.00

Order Nr. BRAZIL246683


"Paraguay"
"Indianer zur Zeit der Jesuiten"
( Indians during the time of the Jesuits )

Steel engraving ca 1850.

8 x 12.2 cm ( 3.1 x 4.8 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246040


Asuncion Paraguay

"Asuncion am Paraguay"

Wood engraving after J. Habel, 1903. Below the image and on the reverse side is text

in German about the history of Paraguay. Two extra pages of text are included.

Image size: 7 x 13 cm ( 2.7 x 5.1 ")

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246117 SOLD


"Views in Dutch Guiana"

Upper image: "Government-House Square, Paramaribo, Surinam"
Lower image: "The City of Paramaribo, Surinam"

Wood engravings dated 1864. On the reverse side is a small article
about Paramaribo that continues on the front side between the images.

Good condition.

Page size: 36 x 25 cm ( 14.1 x 9.8"

$ 50.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250147


"Maagdenstraat, a Paramaribo"

Wood engraving by Devos after Riou, ca 1880. Reverse side is printed.

15.5 x 23.5 cm ( 6.1 x 9.2 ")

$ 60.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICAPARAMARIBO241622


"Interieur de la Cathedrale de Quito"

Wood engraving published 1867. On the revere side is text ( in French ) about Quito.
A few very light spots in margins.

16 x 24 cm ( 6.2 x 9.4 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA251901


"Habitants de Quito"

Wood engraving published 1867. On the revere side is text ( in French ) about Quito.
A few very light spots in margins.

15.5 x 23.5 cm ( 6.1 x 9.2 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA251895


"Der Chimborazo und die Stadt Riobamba" ( Ecuador )

Chromolithograph after a painting by R. Troja. Published 1902.

12.5 x 20 cm ( 4.9 x 7.8 ")

$ 125.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA245056


"San Fernando de Atabapo" (Venezuela)

Wood engraving on a page of text about early exploration on the Orinoco
River. n the reverse side is an image of the Orinoco by Caicara.
Published 1895.

Image: 8 x 16 cm ( 3.1 x 6.2")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA255387


Menschenfresser

"Rio de la Plata"
"Menschenfresser"
( Cannibals)

Steel engraving 1837.

8 x 12 cm ( 3.1 x 4,7 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA244130


"Hochflut des Orinoco im August 1892 und Nordufer bei Soledad gegenueber Ciudad Bolivar"
( high water of the Orinoco 1892 near Soledad opposite Ciudad Bolivar )

Wood engraving after a photograph 1903. Reverse side is printed.

7 x 13 cm ( 2.7 x 5.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA245785


Surinam

"Barke von Surinam"

Copper engraving 1836. Left and lower margins widened.

9.2 x 12.3 cm ( 3.6 x 4.8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA2570


Riobamba

"Riobamba"

Wood engraving on a page, 1904. Reverse side is printed.

9 x 16 cm ( 3.5 x 6.2 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249453


Chaco Tamane

"Der Noerdliche Chaco von Tamane aus" ( Camp ground near the water )

Wood engraving after A Thouar, 1903. The image is on a page of text in German about the Chaco that
continues on the reverse side.

Image: 7 x 13 cm ( 2.7 x 5.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246123


Toba chief

"Tobahaeuptling" ( Toba Chief )

Wood engraving made from a photograph 1903. To the right of the image and on the
reverse side is text in German about various ethnic groups of the region.

Image size: 13.5 x 6.5 cm ( 5.3 x 2.5 " )

$ 20.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERIA246118


Tunguragua

"Tunguragua"

Wood engraving after a drawing by Stuebel, published 1900.
On the reverse side is a similar image of Cotopaxi.

7.5 x 18 cm ( 2.9 x 7 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA245407


Paysandu

"Effects of the Bombardment of Paysandu, Uruguay, by the Brazilian Squadron"

"Ruins of the Tower and Fort"
" Ruins of the Principal Church, in the Great Square"

Wood engravings printed 1865. Reverse side is printed.

Page size:36 x 25 cm ( 14.1 x 9.8 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA247307


Montevideo

" Archaeisch Kueste von Uruguay mit Stadt und Cerro Montevideo"

Wood engraving made after a photograph, 1903. In the background is Montevideo.
Image is on a page of text in German that continues on the reverse
side about Uruguay.

8.7 x 12.7 cm ( 3.4 x 5 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246124


Varrugas Bridge

"Der Varrugas Viaduct in Suedamerika"

Wood engraving published 1883. Overal light age toning.

Size of image without border: 17 x 24 cm ( 6.6 x 9.4 ")

$ 85.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249148


Venezuela - Mangrove coast

Lacôte des Mangroves Venézuela Mongrovekueste in Venezuela Mangrove Coast in Venezuela

Chromolithograph from "Hoelzel's geographische Charakterbilder" published in Wien by E. Hoelzel, 1887. Text by Dr. Fr. Umlauft and V. v. Haardt. Extra page of text (in German) included.

14.2 x 20 cm ( 5.6 x 7.8 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA 2451


Rio Chama,Venezuela

"Venezuela: Bajo del Rio Chama"

23 x 35 cm ( 9 x 13.7 ")

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Reverse side:

Venezuela: Bruellaffen am Rio Escalante

"Venezuela: Bruellaffen am Rio Escalante"

35 x 23 cm ( 13.7 x 9 ")

Wood engravings published 1880.

$ 70.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246687


La Guaira

"La Guaira" (Paraguay )

Wood engraving after a photograph, 1903. Reverse side is printed.

9 x 13 cm ( 3.5 x 5.1 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246811


Venezuela - Caracas

Upper left: Eine Strasse in Caracas Upper right: Die Kathedrale in Caracas
Bottom: Ansicht von Caracas, Hauptstadt von Venezuela

Wood engravings by Sampietro, ca 1890. Backside is printed.

23 x 33 cm (measured on outside line shown) ( 9 x 12.9 ")

$ 135.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA 2397

Merida, Venezuela

"Venezuela: Marktscene auf dem Hauptplatz in Merida"

23 x 35 cm ( 9 x 13.7 ")

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Reverse side:

Valencia Lake, Venezuela

"Venezuela: Der See von Valencia"

23 x 35 cm ( 9 x 13.7 ")

Wood engravings published 1880.

$ 95.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246686


Merida, Venezuela

"Merida und die Sierra Nevada" ( Venezuela )

Wood engraving 1903. Reverse side is printed.

9.5 x 12.5 cm ( 3.7 x 4.9 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246751


Valencia, Venezuela

"Der See von Valencia in Venezuela"

Wood engraving 1903 Reverse side is printed.

9 x 13 cm ( 3.5 x 5.1 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246813


Mojos Indian

"Mojos Indianer" ( Bolivia"

Wood engraving 1895. On the reverse side is an image of a jaguar.

10.5 x 10 cm ( 4.1 x 3.9 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249756


"Hochlands Indianer"

Playing a special kind of harp.

Wood engraving published 1904. Reverse side is printed.

23.5 x 16 cm ( 9.2 x 6.2 ")

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249258 SOLD


Charruas

"Uruguay"
" Indianer Charruas"

Steel engraving 1837.

8 x 12 cm ( 3.1 x 4.7 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA244132


"Maika oder Guaica Indianer von Cuyunifluss, Venezolanisch Guayana"

Text illustration after a photograph 1903. Reverse side is printed.

11.5 x 13 cm ( 4.5 x 5.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA245789


"Une Excursion Dans L'Amerique du Sud"
"Passage du Rio Capo"

Wood engraving published 1882. Reverse side is printed. Light age toning.

17 x 27 cm ( 6.6 x 10.6 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA242379


"Massacar Of A Mission Party Of The "Alan Gardinier" By The Natives at Woolya, Tierra del Fuego"

Wood engraving published 1860 Reverse side is printed with unrelated text.

Image: 16 x 23 cm ( 6.2 x 9")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250229


"Les ministres plenipotenaires composant le congres international des Republiques de l'Amerique du Sud (Lima)"

Wood engraving published ca 1875. At the top of the image are the coats-of-arms
of Nicaragua and Honduras and at the bottom of Paraguay and Uruguay.
The names of the ministers are given. On the reverse side is unrelated text.

Page size: 34 x 22 cm ( 13.3 x 8.6")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA250235


"Statua del Rio de la Plata nella gran Fontana di Piazza Navona"

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"Statua del Gange nella gran Fontana di Piazza Navona"

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"Statua del Danubio nella gran Fontana di Piazza Navona"

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"Statua del Nilo nella gran Fontana di Piazza Navona"

Fontana del quattro Fiumi - A quartet of copper etchings of the Four River Fountain on the famous Piazza Navona in Rome.

Copper etchings by Francesco Acquila.

Published in "Raccolta di Statue Antiche e Moderne…"

Rome, 1704

Pope Innocente X gave order to build this prominent, distinctive fountain depicting 4 male figures representing four important rivers on four continents: Nile, Danube, Ganges and Rio de la Plata. Gian Lorenzo Bernini received the Papal order and created between 1648 to 1651 the famous fountain, which was placed in the center of Piazza Navona. In the fountain's center rises the Obelisk, which came originally from the Isis-Temple in Egypt.

Excellent condition. Wide margins.

Sheet size: 47 x 35,5 cm (ca. 18.5 x 14")

Order Nr. ROMA248481 SOLD


Chiquitos Indians

"Chiquitos Indianer beim Fischfang"

Wood engraving 1895. Reverse side is printed.

15.5 x 12 cm ( 6.1 x 4.7 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249757


"Von einem Kaiman ueberfallenes Floss)

Wood engraving published 1905. On the reverse side is German text
about the life of early missionaries in Bolivia with the native peoples,
which included encounter with wild animals.

Image: 16 x 24 cm ( 6.2 x 9.4")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA254425


"Indianer Typen aus Ecuador"

Wood engraving 1904. Reverse side is printed with an image of Indians using a natural bridge.

15.5 x 23.5 cm ( 6.1 x 9.2 ")

$ 60.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249260


"Souvenirs De La Mission Grevaux"

"Construction D'Un Badeau Sur Les Bords Du Rio Lesseps ( fusain de Riou)"

Wood engraving dated 1884. Reverse side is printed. Overall light age toning.

24 x 17 cm ( 9.4 x 6.6 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. SOUTHEAMERICA240622


Humboldt am Orinoco

"Humboldt am Orinoco"

Wood engraving after a drawing by Ferdinand Keller ca 1880.
Reverse side is printed. Overall light age toning.

Image size: 22.8 x 18 cm ( 8.9 x 7 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA239001


"Goldwaesche im Yuruarifluss, Venezolanische Guayana"

8.5 x 13 cm ( 3.3 x 5.1 ")

Reverse side:

"Anzapfen eines Balatabaumes ( Mimusops balata ) zur Kautschukgewinung"

9 x 13 cm ( 3.5 x 5.1 ")

Text images after photographs, 1903.

$ 40.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA245791


Mojos Indian

"Ein Schwertaenzer bei den katholischen Mojos Indianern" ( Bolivia )

Wood engraving 1895. Reverse side is printed.

22 x 13 cm ( 8.6 x 5.1 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA249760


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