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

Portrait length color image of King Ferdinand 1492 aka.
Text: Signature image of King Ferdinand 1492 aka.

His world turned upside down.

The dual monarchy was fully engaged in the eradication of the Moorish culture in Spain, and the vast influence of Jewry. The fall of Granada and the Inquisition nearly eclipsed Columbus "discovery'' of the new world across the seas. Evidence of unlimited gold awakened Ferdinand's interest, however.

Full length color image of King Ferdinand 1492 aka.

Left close up color image of King Ferdinand 1492 aka.

Right closup color image of King Ferdinand 1492 aka.

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

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