The age of Columbus is told by renowned historians, art historians, and anthropologists, and complemented with over 500 paintings, sculptures, drawings, maps, and scientific instruments of the period. This book will serve as the catalogue for a major quincentenary exhibition at the Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art from October 12, 1991 to January 12, 1992. 75 illustrations and 500 colorplates.

Circa 1492: Art in the Age of Exploration 1991, Yale University Press, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9780300051674