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Amerigo Vespucci on His Ship
Amerigo Vespucci on His Ship
Date:
ca. 1585
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
21.4 x 28.6 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1964.142.48
Acquisition Date:
1964-01-01
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

An explorer stands on the foredeck of his ship; one broken mast; water god and goddess; sea nymphs; turtles; birds; soldier rides a sea turtle pulled by lions.