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The Death of de Soto, (painting)

Painter:
Culverhouse, Johann Mongles 1825-1895
Subject:
Soto, Hernando de
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Culture:
Indian
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
New Britain Museum of American Art 56 Lexington Street New Britain Connecticut 06052 Accession Number: 1981.90
Date:
1873
Notes:
New Britain Museum of American Art, "Highlights of the collection: volume I," New Britain, CT: The Museum, 1999.
New Britain Museum of American Art, "Supplement to the Catalogue of the collection," New Britain, CT: The Museum, 1981.
Summary:
In a building interior, soldiers, priests, and Indians are gathered around a dying Hernando de Soto who is wrapped in furs on the ground at center.
Topic:
History--United States--Westward Expansion
State of Being--Death
Portrait male
Figure group
Ethnic
Architecture interior
Landscape--Time--Night
Control number:
IAP 07130401
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_372153

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