Hernán Cortés Featured

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Pencil and gouache of Hernán Cortés, coat of arms, armored Cortes, temple pyramid burning; book illustration for The Discovery and Conquest of Mexico.
Accession Number
1982/2.1913
Artist Name
Miguel Covarrubias
Artist Date
1904–1957
Attribution Culture
Creation Date
1939
Dimensions
10.5 H x 8.5 W in.
Classification
Credit Line
Rosa & Miguel Covarrubias Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Williams