Vintage hand-colored copper engraving.
This 18th-century work by T. H. Thoman is entitled simply "America" and offers an allegory depicting rhea hunting is South America.
Poems appear under the image, in Latin on the left and in German on the right.
The sheet measures approximately Approximately 8 3/8 inches tall by 12.25 inches long. Small loss upper left corner; does not show when matted. – Matted ready for framing