Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
JCB Archive of Early American Images
Accession number:
32145
Record number:
32145-1
JCB call number:
J596 F819d
Image title:
Franciscus Dracus nobiliss eques Angliae aetatis suae XXXXVI
Place image published:
[Cologne]
Image date:
[1596]
Image function:
plate [1]; at end of book
Technique:
engraving
Image dimension height:
16.3 cm.
Image dimension width:
12.3 cm.
Page dimension height:
19 cm.
Page dimension width:
14.4 cm.
Materials medium:
ink
Materials support:
paper
Languages:
Latin
Description:
Portrait of Sir Francis Drake. Includes a double hemisphere map of the world with a route of Drake's circumnavigation. Also includes map of the island of Cuba, as well as ships.
Source Title:
Franciscus Dracus Redivivus. Das ist, kurtze Beschreibung, aller vornehmbsten Reysen, Schiffarten vnnd Wasserschlachten, so der weitberümbte englische Admiral, Franciscus Dracus ...
Source place of publication:
[Cologne]
Source date:
1596
Time Period:
1492-1600
Subject Area:
Portraits
geographic area:
Guianas; Caribbean Islands; North America; Brazil; Spanish America; Arctic
Subject headings:
Drake, Francis, Sir, 1540-1596
Provenance/Donor:
Acquired in 1957.
Owner and copyright:
©John Carter Brown Library, Box 1894, Brown University, Providence, R.I. 02912

Franciscus Dracus nobiliss eques Angliae aetatis suae XXXXVI