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The Corselet Bearers

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The Corselet Bearers

ca. 1495
15th century

Premier Engraver, Italian
After Andrea Mantegna, Italian, (ca. 1431–1506)

Alternative title: Soldiers Carrying Trophies
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving
Print impression quality: Very good
Series: from The Triumphs of Caesar
Marks: Watermark: Small quatrefoil with stem, close to Briquet 6327 (Besançon, 1503)
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: H. Danby Seymour (Lugt 176); Dr. H.A. Ackermann (Lugt 791)
Bibliography: Bartsch 14 (vol. 13, p. 236); Hind 15B; Boorsch and Landau 120; Landau believes that the Premier Engraver was Giovanni Antonio da Brescia.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1943
Accession Number: 1943.D1.170

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  • Italy - TGN 1000080
  • military
  • Rome - TGN 7000874 (standard English name used here for this well-known city)
  • war - From TGM:

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