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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Print, "A part of the Triumph of Caesar as painted by Andrea Mantegna (1431-1506): Soldiers Carrying Trophies", ca. 1500

type: Print

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A triumphal procession of Roman soldiers carrying trophies. The spoils, including armor, furniture, drinking vessels, and other objects made of precious metals are loaded onto stretchers, pole, and spears. The figures are depicted walking left-to-right, as on Roman and Greek architectural reliefs.



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