Spanish North America, 1600

Spanish North America, 1600

C012/1770 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.4MB

Downloadable file size: 6.4MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Spanish North America. 1600 map of the southern regions of North America, including California, Mexico and Florida. The labels and text are in Latin. At the time, this area was claimed by the Spanish (Castilian crown and coat-of-arms below title cartouche), as shown by names such as Nova Hispania and Nova Galicia (both now in Mexico), and Nova Granada (New Mexico). Details include rivers, cities, mountains, coastlines, sea monsters, sailing ships, a compass rose, and rhumb lines. This map was produced by the London cartographer Gabriel Tatton (named at top centre) and the English engraver Benjamin Wright (named at upper right).

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1600, 1600s, 17th century, age of discovery, artwork, benjamin wright, british, californae, california, cartographic, cartography, continent, continental, english, et peruviae, european, florida, gabriel tatton, geographical, geography, historical, history, illustration, london, map, mexicanae, mexico, new mexico, north america, north american, nouae hispaiae, nova et rece terraum et regnorum, nova galicia, nova granada, nova hispania, spanish

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.