The Triumph of Caesar: Six Corinthian Pilasters (pilaster no. 2 only)

Andrea Andreani (Italian, 1558/59–1629), After Andrea Mantegna (Italian (Paduan, active in Mantua), about 1431–1506)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.101.11, Six Corinthian Pilasters (pilaster no. 2 only); Meyer 32, Six Corinthian Pilasters (pilaster no. 2 only)


Sheet: 38.4 x 7.9 cm (15 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)(trimmed around the image)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two or three blocks, in shades of reddish brown

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Printed on the verso of the three-block chiaroscuro woodcut, “View of Mantua” (Passavant VI, p. 245, no. 112)


Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)


James B. Ayer, Boston; to his children, Mrs. John E. Rousmanière, Mrs. Henderson Inches, Nathaniel F. Ayer, Esq., and James B. Ayer (1882-1968, Chief of Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School); their gift to the MFA December 31, 1921

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer