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Hernando Cortez, (painting)

Artist:
Peale, C. W.
Subject:
Cortez, Hernando
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 17
A distinguished Spanish commander, conqueror of Mexico; born in the province of Estremadura: studied law at the University of Salamanca, entered the army, and was sent to St. Domingo in 1504; died in Spain in 1554, aged sixty-nine years. [P. 9.]
Catalogue of the National Portraits in Independence Hall; comprising those of many of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence, and of other distinguished persons. 1870. Philadelphia: Published for the Use of Visitors. 1870.
Topic:
Portrait male
Occupation--Other--Explorer
Control number:
AECI 01790017
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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