Ships, Portraits, City Views, Palos, Columbus, after Balaca
"Columbus geht am 3. August 1492 im Hafen von Palos an Bord seines Schiffes"
Columbus and his crew bord ship for his first famous exploration voyage.
Xylograph made after a painting by Ricardo Balaca. The painting is in the La Plata Museum.
This historical image was publish ca 1900.
The print has a vertical centerfold to fit original book size and very minor spotting in margins.
21 x 32 cm ( 8.2 x 12.5 ")