Media Information

 
 
 
Collection name:
JCB Archive of Early American Images
Record:
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
Provenance/Donor :
Acquired in 1957.
Owner and copyright :
©John Carter Brown Library, Box 1894, Brown University, Providence, R.I. 02912
geographic area :
Arctic
geographic area :
Brazil
geographic area :
Caribbean Islands
geographic area :
Guianas
geographic area :
North America
geographic area :
Spanish America
Subject Area :
Portraits
Subject headings :
Drake, Francis, Sir, 1540-1596

Franciscus Dracus nobiliss eques Angliae aetatis suae XXXXVI