1719 Description, Situation & Vue de la Ville de Mexique...

1719 Description, Situation & Vue de la Ville de Mexique...

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Description, Situation & Vue de la Ville de Mexique, des deux Lacs sur lesquels elle est batie, du Grand Temple de Cette Ville, des Sacrifices d'Hommes qu'on y Faisoit, de l'Idole des Mexicains, de leurs Jeux Divertis

By: Henri Abraham Chatelain

Date: 1719 (published) Amsterdam

Dimensions: 15 x 18 inches (38 x 45.7 cm)

This is a fascinating folio sheet from Chatelains Atlas Historique presenting the location, layout, and view of what was Tenochtitlan and would become Mexico City. The series of prints includes a scene of ceremonial dancing, a view of Mexico City, and a human sacrifice to Xipe Totec atop 'Temple Mayor.' 

Condition: This print is in A condition with a strong impression of clean paper and ample margins on all sides. A centerfold separation in the lower margin has bee repaired on the verso using archival materials. 

Inventory #12009

1932 S. Halsted St. #200 Chicago, IL 60608 | P: (312) 496 - 3622 

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