Advertising
Gallery of Historical Figures – Gallery Guide

Home
Blog

Image of Queen Isabella, Ferdinand, Columbus, Cortes, Pizarro, Moctezuma, Father Serra by George Stuart.

Portrait length color image of Hérnan Cortés aka. Conqueror of Mexico, by George Stuart.
Text: Signature image of Hérnan Cortés aka. Conqueror of Mexico, by George Stuart.

Probably the best of a bad lot.

After years in the Caribbean, he seized his opportunity. His zeal, charisma, and courage enabled him and his small band to survive all obstacles and bring down the vast Aztec empire. After virtually “opening the door” to a horrendous conquest, he was a forgotten man at the time of his death.

Full length color image of Hérnan Cortés aka. Conqueror of Mexico, by George Stuart.

Left close up color image of Hérnan Cortés aka. Conqueror of Mexico, by George Stuart.

Right closup color image of Hérnan Cortés aka. Conqueror of Mexico, by George Stuart.

Portrait by artist-historian George Stuart.
Courtesy George S. Stuart.

More about Hérnan Cortés...



<Prev

Historical Figures of the Movement West


Facebook

Home
Blog

Images © copyright by Peter d'Aprix