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Emperor Quintus Fabius Maximus Commanding His Father To Dismount
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
39.2 x 26.5 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance:
Christopher Mendez cat. 28, n. 67, 12/29/1974;
LR verso: M.S. Sopher (cat. 17);
The subject is identified by Sopher as the "Young Quintus Fabius Maximus Commanding his Father to Dismount", and by Stefania Massari as "The Emperor Hadrian Freeing Androcles" (which seems closer to the truth);
inferior AFGA impression: A001499 Duplicate

Accession Number:
1985.1.450
Acquisition Date:
1985-01-01
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

A warrior on foot approaches a laurel-crowned emperor who arrives on horseback.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.