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Section 1: Roman soldiers carrying banners ornamented with triumphant battles of Julius Caesar, from The Triumph of Julius Caesar

Series/Portfolio:
The Triumph of Julius Caesar
Artist:
Andrea Andreani (Mantua, 1558/1559–1629)
Artist:
After Andrea Mantegna (Italian, Isola di Carturo 1430/31–1506 Mantua)
Artist:
Intermediary draughtsman Bernardo Malpizzi (Italian, 1555–1623)
Date:
1599
Medium:
Chiaroscuro woodcut from four blocks printed in red ink
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/2 × 14 15/16 in. (36.8 × 37.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Junius Spencer Morgan, by exchange, 1932
Accession Number:
32.58.7
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered on plaque at upper right 'SPQR / DIC / CPOM'

Marking: On verso at bottom center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
W. G. Russell Allen; Vendor: W. G. Russell Allen Donor: Junius Spencer Morgan
B.XII.101.11(1); Meyer I.722.32
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