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

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On the verso of the sheet is another impression of the same print, in slightly cooler tones of brown.

Inscription

In pen and brown ink, bottom right, within the chariot wheel: "1678 - Ex Museo Jacobi Francisci Arpini Phil & Med [indecipherable character] 5 1678"

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA, accessioned 2004

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

1599

Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Sheet: 38.4 x 38 cm (15 1/8 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.628

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in three shades of orange-brown and dark brown

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