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Amerigo Vespucci on his ship, with Science [Minerva] leading him: 22.I.8-174

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Current Location: In storage


Amerigo Vespucci on his ship, with Science [Minerva] leading him
The Discovery of America


Printmaker: Collaert, Adriaen
Publisher: Galle, Philips
Draughtsman: Straet, Jan van der (Giovanni Stradano) (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


16th Century
Production date: circa AD 1589


State I/II

School or Style


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: 22.I.8-174
Primary reference Number: 142723
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 1201 (Collaert)
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 344-I (Straet)
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 29 October 2019 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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