View of Monterey Presidio, California

View of Monterey Presidio, California

Description

Presidio compound with stockade, carts, and figures (Indians?), some semi-nude, tilling fields and socializing; three sailing ships in harbor beyond. Handwritten title (LC): Vista del Presidio de Monte Rey. Signature (LR): Josef Cardero p.o. Printed (UR): 38. Inscriptions in Spanish.

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