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De Soto discovering the Mississippi
De Soto discovering the Mississippi
Date:
1901
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood Engraving
Dimensions:
Image: 124 x 89 mm (4 7/8 x 3 1/2 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1950.70.88
Acquisition Date:
1950-12-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Hamilton Wolf

DeSoto stands in armor holding his helmet sword in hand and looks out at the Pacific; behind him soldier carrying Spanish flag; others with horses further back.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”