Discovery of America: Vespucci Landing in America

Artist: Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus (Netherlandish, Bruges 1523–1605 Florence)
Date: ca. 1587–89
Medium: Pen and brown ink, brown wash, heightened with white, over black chalk. Incised
Dimensions: Overall: 7 1/2 x 10 9/16in. (19 x 26.9cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Gift of Estate of James Hazen Hyde, 1959
Accession Number: 1974.205

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