Pizarro Seizing the Inca of Peru

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by John Everett Millais
published on 23 June 2022

An 1846 painting by John Everett Millais titled "Pizarro Seizing the Inca of Peru". The scene shows the conquistador Francisco Pizarro (c. 1478-1541) capturing the Inca ruler Atahualpa at the battle of Cajamarca in 1533. (Victoria and Albert Museum, London)

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Millais, J. E. (2022, June 23). Pizarro Seizing the Inca of Peru. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/16077/pizarro-seizing-the-inca-of-peru/

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Millais, John Everett. "Pizarro Seizing the Inca of Peru." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 23, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/16077/pizarro-seizing-the-inca-of-peru/.

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Millais, John Everett. "Pizarro Seizing the Inca of Peru." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 Jun 2022. Web. 15 Aug 2022.

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