Vasco da Gama Portrait

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Sailko
published on 30 May 2021

A 16th century portrait of the Portuguese navigator Vasco da Gama (c. 1469-1525). He was the first European to sail directly from Europe to India via the Cape of Good Hope, a voyage taken in 1497-9. (National Museum of Ancient Art, Lisbon)

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Sailko, . (2021, May 30). Vasco da Gama Portrait. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14119/vasco-da-gama-portrait/

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