First Great Navigators-II- by joscarati

Western view of the Monument to the Discoveries in Lisbon (Portugal).

From right to left:

-Afonso V of Portugal
-Peter, Duke of Coimbra (son of King John I of Portugal)
-Queen Philippa of Lancaster
-Fernão Mendes Pinto (explorer and writer)
-Gonçalo de Carvalho (missionary Dominican)
-Henrique de Coimbra (missionary franciscan)
-Luís de Camões (renaissance poet who celebrated the navigations in the epic Lusiads)
-Nuno Gonçalves (painter)
-Gomes Eanes de Zurara (chronicler)
-Pêro da Covilhã (traveller)
-Jácome de Maiorca (cartographer)
-Pedro Escobar (pilot)
-Pedro Nunes (mathematician)
-Pêro de Alenquer (pilot)

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