February 23, 1540~ Coronado’s expedition sets off in search of Cibola

Francisco Vázquez de Coronado Sets Out to the North by Frederic Remington

From a 10-month series of paintings for Collier’s titled “The Great Explorers”/issue dated Dec. 9, 1905
1905 / Lithographic reproduction of an oil painting / Image: 8 3/5”x12 1/4” /
Various collections, including Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University

Previous February 23 posts:

February 23~ African-American visual artists

Men in Wigs

Artist Birthday Quiz for 2/23~

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