The Incas: Machu Picchu, Cuzco, Inca Trail

Cusco's main square, Plaza de Armas, Plaza Mayor. Etching and Line Engraving.

Cusco's main square - Plaza de Armas. Etching

Cusco, Peru

The site was the historic capital of the Inca Empire from the 13th until the 16th-century Spanish conquest. In 1983 Cusco was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
It is a tourist attraction in Peru.

The Cusco Cathedral, the Iglesia del Triunfo, and the Iglesia de la Compania de Jesus are located on the Plaza de Armas. Read more.


Engraving is the practice of incising a design onto a hard, usually flat surface by cutting grooves into it. Read more.
The effects of line engraving are produced by lines of different width and closeness, cut with the burin upon copper or similar material.