ETCHING AND ENGRAVING FROM CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH'S 1616 MAP OF NEW ENGLAND: "THE PORTRAICTUER OF CAPTAYNE JOHN SMITH ADMIRALL OF NEW ENGLAND" John Smith.

ETCHING AND ENGRAVING FROM CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH'S 1616 MAP OF NEW ENGLAND: "THE PORTRAICTUER OF CAPTAYNE JOHN SMITH ADMIRALL OF NEW ENGLAND"

[np: 1780-1820]. Etching and engraving, after Simon van de Passe. 4-3/4" x 8." Near Fine.

"Copy of the portrait of John Smith on his 1616 map of New England; half length, to the right, in oval frame with emblems. Inscription content: Lettered around oval 'The Portraictuer of Captayne Iohn Smith Admirall of New England', and below portrait with six lines, beginning 'These are the lines that shew thy face but those / that shew thy grace and glory, brighter bee'..."-- British Museum
British Museum Number 1920,1211.1234. Not located on OCLC as of October 2020. Item #37116

Price: $350.00

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