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Section 2: A male figure standing on a triumphal chariot surrounded by figures on horseback, 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 9/16 × 15 1/4 in. (37 × 38.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Junius Spencer Morgan, by exchange, 1932
Accession Number:
32.58.8
Not on view
Inscription: On plaque at right 'IMP. IVLIO CÆSARE / OBALLIAMEDVICT / MILITARIPOTENTIA / TRIVMPHVS / DECRETVSINVIDIA / SPRETASVPERATA'

Marking: On verso at bottom center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at lower right in ink: G:o N:o7=R:o 127 [?]
W. G. Russell Allen; Vendor: W. G. Russell Allen Donor: Junius Spencer Morgan
B.XII.101.11(2); Meyer I.722.32
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