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The Triumph of Caesar, Plate 9: Julius Caesar on His Chariot

Marks

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

James B. Ayer, Boston; to his children, Mrs. John E. Rousmanière, Mrs. Henderson Inches, Nathaniel F. Ayer, Esq., and James B. Ayer (1882-1968, Chief of Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School); their gift to the MFA December 31, 1921

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer

1599

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.101.11, Plate 9; Meyer 32, Plate 9

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.1 x 37.8 cm (14 5/8 x 14 7/8 in.)(lacks the lower margin)

Accession Number

21.10794.9

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in four shades of reddish brown

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