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Ferdinand Magellan

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Ferdinand Magellan

ca. 1580-1618
16th/17th century

Adriaen Collaert, Dutch (Flemish), (ca. 1560–1618)
After Stradanus (aka aka Johannes Stradanus), Flemish, (1523–1605)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving
Bibliography: Nagler, Lex. XIX, 556; Hollstein 467–470 (vol. 4, p. 205) as “Americae Retectio.”
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1944
Accession Number: 1944.D1.248

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  • expeditions
  • explorers
  • male portraits
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m

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