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The Landing of Columbus

ca. 1840 John Vanderlyn Born: Kingston, New York 1775 Died: Kingston, New York 1852 oil on canvas 27 3/8 x 40 1/4 in. (69.5 x 102.3 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of I. Austin Kelly III 1971.5 Smithsonian American Art Museum
Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 7A


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The Landing of Columbus

Keywords

Ethnic - Indian

Figure(s) in exterior - water

History - United States - discovery of United States

Occupation - other - explorer

Portrait male - Columbus, Christopher

Waterscape - boat

painting

paint - oil

fabric - canvas

About John Vanderlyn

Born: Kingston, New York 1775 Died: Kingston, New York 1852

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