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This portrait is a copy of an original painted by an unidentified 16th-century artist in the "Gallery of Famous Men" in the Uffizzi, Florence. It shows the navigator and explorer holding a rolled map of the western ocean.
Gift of Mary Madison McGuire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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