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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Two Circular and Octagonal Painting for Ceiling: Deeds of Alexander the Great", ca. 1795

type: Drawing

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Alexander swings his sword to cut Gordian knot, wound around shaft of chariot. Flanking with two Victories facing each other, left one carries panoply, right one globe.

Participants

Designer
Felice Giani

Department

Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design