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Alexander Taming Bucephalus
Alexander Taming Bucephalus
Artist:
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
34.8 x 23 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Metropolitan Museum (duplicate, gift of Georgiana W. Sargent 1924 in memory of John Osborne Sargent 24.63.4, stamped and penciled on verso); Christopher Mendez 5/14/1973; M. S. Sopher (his stamp on verso of mount);

Accession Number:
1993.63.187
Acquisition Date:
1993-09-16
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Alexander standing in front of rearing horse, holding the mane and gesturing, soldiers and others in background, building behind them

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