“Some of the Indians Are Killed, Others Die in the Fire”

Theodor de Bry. From [America. pt. 4. Latin] Americae pars Qvarta. Sive, Insignis & Admiranda Historia de Reperta Primùm Occidentali India à Christophoro Columbo Anno M.CCCCXCII, 1594.

Image of Some of the Indians Are Killed, Others Die in the Fire

Indorum alij occiduntur, alij incendio pereunt. Theodor de Bry’s America was based on an eyewitness account of the Spanish conquest. This engraving portrays the Spanish attacking an Indian village in the Caribbean.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title Some of the Indians Are Killed, Others Die in the Fire
Short Title Indians Are Killed, Others Die in Fire, 1594
Book Title [America. pt. 4. Latin] Americae pars Qvarta. Sive, Insignis & Admiranda Historia de Reperta Primùm Occidentali India à Christophoro Columbo Anno M.CCCCXCII
Place of Publication Francofvrti ad Moenvm
Publisher T. de Bry
Creator Theodor de Bry
Publication Date 1594
Volume Vol. 4
Pages Plate 18
Language Latin
Call Number VAULT Ayer 110 .B9 1590 v. 4
Location Special Collections 4th floor