The Triumph of Caesar, Plate 8: Musicians and Standard Bearers

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.101.11, Plate 8; Meyer 32, Plate 8


Sheet: 37.2 x 37.8 cm (14 5/8 x 14 7/8 in.)(trimmed to the borderline or with small margins at the top and sides; lacking the lower margin)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in two shades of orange-brown, brown, and dark brown

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



There is another impression of this print, in the same colors, on the verso of the sheet.


Verso, top center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Franz Rechberger, Vienna (1771-1841)(Lugt 2133), 1800; verso, top left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Franz Gawet, Vienna (1765-1847)(Lugt 1069), 1824


Franz Rechberger, Vienna (1771-1841)(keeper of the Count Moritz von Fries collection until about 1820; director of the Albertina from 1827 until his death)(Lugt 2133), 1800; Franz Gawet, Vienna (1765-1847)(Lugt 1069), 1824; W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA, accessioned 2004

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen