Monthly Archives: October 2018

American Woman (455)

Discovery of America: Vespucci Landing in America by Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus (Netherlandish, Bruges 1523-1605 Florence). Created ca. 1587-89.

VanderStraetDiscovery

This drawing is the basis of a famous copy, an engraving by Theodor Gall:

Amerigo Vespucci Discovers America, after Jan van der Straet