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Group of naked men engaged in battle in a wooded landscape, some on horseback; a dog at lower left.

Artist:
Domenico Campagnola (Italian, Venice (?) 1500–1564 Padua)
Artist:
Possibly after a design by Titian (Tiziano Vecellio) (Italian, Pieve di Cadore ca. 1485/90?–1576 Venice)
Artist:
Possibly After a drawing by Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise)
Date:
1517
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 8 3/4 × 8 15/16 in. (22.2 × 22.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, 1929
Accession Number:
29.44.27
Not on view
Hind and Tietze suggest Leonardo's preparatory drawings for "Battle of Anghiari" as Domenico's model. Suida argues that it reflects ideas of Titian and the battle scene commissioned for the Doge's Palace in 1513.
Inscription: Artist's name and date in plate at lower left: 'DOMINICVS / CĀPAGNOLA / .1517.'
B.XIII.384.10; TIB.Commentary.XXV.2519.013; Hind.V.211.4; Washington 1973 cat.no. 156
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. XIII.384.10.

Arthur Mayger Hind Early Italian engraving: a critical catalogue with complete reproduction of all the prints described. London and New York, 1938-1948, cat. no. V.211.4.

Jay A. Levenson, Konrad Oberhuber, Jacquelyn L. Sheehan Early Italian Engravings from the National Gallery of Art. Washington DC, 1973, cat. no. cat.no. 156.

TIB The Illustrated Bartsch - Commentary Volumes. 1978–, cat. no. XXV.2519.013.



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