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Woodcut - The Triumph of Julius Cæsar
  • The Triumph of Julius Cæsar
    Andreani, Andrea, born 1558 - died 1629
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The Triumph of Julius Cæsar

  • Object:

    Woodcut

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1598 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Andreani, Andrea, born 1558 - died 1629 (print-maker)
    Mantegna, Andrea, born 1430 - died 1506 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    woodcut printed in chiaroscuro, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1367

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 61

Physical description

Procession of monster animals followed by bearers of treasure, probably gold, in small vessels, and valuable booty consisting of the armour of the conquered kings and heroes; After Andrea Mantegna; Woodcut printed in chiaroscuro, on paper.

Place of Origin

Italy (probably, made)

Date

1598 (made)

Artist/maker

Andreani, Andrea, born 1558 - died 1629 (print-maker)
Mantegna, Andrea, born 1430 - died 1506 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

woodcut printed in chiaroscuro, on paper

Descriptive line

The Triumph of Julius Cæsar; After Andrea Mantegna; Procession of monster animals followed by bearers of treasure and armour; Woodcut printed in chiaroscuro, on paper; By Andrea Andreani; Italy; 1598.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1874.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Wood-cutting; Chiaroscuro

Subjects depicted

Animals; Procession; Armour

Categories

Prints; Woodcuts

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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