Columbus Monuments Pages

United States of America
Washington
District of Columbia

Capitol Rotunda  

Columbus Relief in Capitol

Antonio Capellano & Enrico Causici
1824

Washington /  Columbus Relief in Capitol   Washington /  Columbus Relief in Capitol

Description

Sandstone relief in the wall of the Rotunda.

The second photo shows Columbus's landing, the first group in the Rotunda frieze of 1878 by Constantino Brumidi

Inscription(s)

Columbus

Sculptors

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 38°53'23" W 77°0'32"

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Item Code: usdc05; Added: 12 October 2000

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