The Triumph of Caesar, Plate 9: Julius Caesar on his Chariot
Bartsch XII.101.11, Plate 9; Meyer 32, Plate 9
Sheet: 38.4 x 38 cm (15 1/8 x 14 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in three shades of orange-brown and dark brown
Not On View
On the verso of the sheet is another impression of the same print, in slightly cooler tones of brown.
In pen and brown ink, bottom right, within the chariot wheel: "1678 - Ex Museo Jacobi Francisci Arpini Phil & Med [indecipherable character] 5 1678"
W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA, accessioned 2004
Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen