The Storming of the Teocalli by Cortez & his Troops. Detail: Aztecs & sacrifice.
19th c American Romantic Painting
Emanuel Gottlieb LEUTZE
(Germany, 1816 - 1868, Washington D.C.)
Hartford. Wadsworth Atheneum.
Leutze based his painting on William Prescott's description in the History of the Conquest of Mexico (1843). The events happened in June 1520.
LEUTZE Emanuel Gottlieb | The Storming of the Teocalli by Cortez & his Troops. Detail: Aztecs & sacrifice. | 1848 | American | Romantic
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