Photo, Print, Drawing [The tomb of the weroans]
About this Item
- [The tomb of the weroans]
- An Algonquian burial house showing bodies on a raised platform and a priest squatting by a fire beneath the platform.
- Bry, Theodor de, 1528-1598, engraver
- White, John, active 1585-1593, artist
Created / Published
- - Indians of North America--Spiritual life--Virginia--1580-1590
- - Algonquian Indians--Spiritual life--1580-1590
- - Scaffold burial--Virginia--1580-1590
- - Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Virginia--1580-1590
- Book illustrations--1590.
- Book illustrations--1590
- - Illus. in: Wunderbarliche, doch warhafftige Erklärung, von der Gelegenheit vnd Sitten der Wilden in Virginia ... / Erstlich in engelländischer Sprach beschrieben durch Thomam Hariot, vnd newlich durch Christ. P. in Teutsch gebracht. Franckfort am Mayn : Gedruckt bey J. Wechel, in Verlegung D. Bry, 1590, [plate] 22.
- - Engraving by Theodor de Bry after watercolor by John White.
- - Title transcribed from Lorant, p. 268.
- - The New World [...] / Lorant, ed. New York : Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1965, p. 269
- - Reference copy in LOT 4411-C.
- 1 print : engraving.
Call Number/Physical Location
- Illus. in G159 .B8 pt. 1 [Rare Book RR]
- Library of Congress Rare Book and Special Collections Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- cph 3b01981 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b01981
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZ62-54019 (b&w film copy neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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Bry, Theodor De, Engraver, and John White. The Tomb of the Weroans. Virginia, 1590. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2001696974/.
APA citation style:
Bry, T. D. & White, J. (1590) The Tomb of the Weroans. Virginia, 1590. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2001696974/.
MLA citation style:
Bry, Theodor De, Engraver, and John White. The Tomb of the Weroans. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2001696974/>.