Coronado attacking Zuni-Cibola

Illustration

Jan van der Crabben
by Jan Mostaert / Jan Arkesteijn
published on 02 June 2015

"Landscape with an episode from the Conquest of America" (Haarlem, c. 1545); oil on panel by Jan Jansz Mostaert; first painting showing the Spanish conquest of America - probably Coronado in New Mexico attacking Hawikuh (the Zuni ruins believed to be Cibola); Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

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