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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
Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection
A warrior on foot approaches a laurel-crowned emperor who arrives on horseback.