Author Results for Robert M. Rose

The Rock of Sintra: Colombus’s Landfall

By Robert M. Rose

The paper argues that the subject matter of a painting in the National Maritime Museum has been wrongly described. The author maintains that it depicts Colombus’s landfall on return to Europe in 1493 after his first voyage of discovery and not the Infanta Donna Beatriz arriving in Villefranche in 1522. A following Note from the […] Read More

Filed under: Atlantic | Tudors | High Middle Ages | Mediterranean
Subjects include: Art & Music | Historic Vessels, Museums & Restoration

Note: The Anti-Hogging Hull of the Cog of Bremen

By Robert M. Rose

An argument is presented in favour of the “up-tilt of the ends of the keel” as part of the structure and as shown in the Seal of Wismar, 1250. Read More

Filed under: High Middle Ages | Other (location)
Subjects include: Shipbuilding & Design