Author: Rafael Esteve Vilella 1772-1847
Title: “Portrait of Francisco Pizarro”/ J. Maea drew it; Rl. Estevez recorded it.
Publication: Imprenta Real, Madrid 1791
Belongs to: Portraits of the illustrious Spaniards with an epitome of their lives (Madrid, 1791)
Measurements: Footprint of the plate 370 x 250 mm. Blade 350 x 500 mm.
Technique: Etching and Buril, sweet carving.
Inscription at the bottom of the picture:’FRANCISCO PIZARRO: Born in Truxillo: Discoverer and Conqueror of Peru: killed in Lima at the age of 73. in 1541.
State of conservation: Good. There is a single oxide stain outside the image.