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Caius Marius Amid the Ruins of Carthage
Caius Marius Amid the Ruins of Carthage
Artist:
Date:
1807
Location:
de Young
Gallery 22
Century:
Media:
Oil On Canvas
Dimensions:
87 x 68 1/2 in. (221 x 174 cm); Frame: 96 x 77 3/8 x 4 1/2 in. (243.8 x 196.5 x 11.4 cm) framed
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
49835
Acquisition Date:
1922-07-17
Credit Line:

Gift of M. H. de Young

the fallen Roman general, defeated by Sulla, fled to Carthage
from a scene described in Plutarch's Lives
painted in Rome

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