P. Vincentius de Valverde, Predick-heer, en Bischop van Cusco wort van de [selve...] ingeheslaghen met knodsen in t'iaer 1541.
[Antwerp: Michiel Cnobbaert, 1667.]
Engraving, extremely rare. Sheet 305 x 195mm (12 x 7¾"). Trimmed into title, some spotting.
An illustrating incorporating two scenes of Spanish missionaries being killed by Incas thirty years apart. In the foreground is Father Diego Ortiz who, having been accused of poisoning Incas, is being beaten to death with sticks. Behind is Vincente de Valverde, wearing the mitre of the Bishopric of Cusco, attacked with swords on Punį Island, near Guayaquil, Ecuador.
[Ref: 33713] £360.00