Spanish Torture of American Peoples

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Joos van Winghe & Theodor de Bry
published on 14 June 2022

An illustration showing the torture of indigenous American peoples by Spanish conquistadors. From the 1552 edition of A Very Brief Recital of the Destruction of the Indies by Bartolomé de las Casas which was a graphic indictment of the exploitation of Americans within the Spanish Empire. (Peace Palace Library, The Hague)

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Bry, Joos van Winghe & Theodor de. "Spanish Torture of American Peoples." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 14 Jun 2022. Web. 30 Sep 2022.

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