Belisarius

Description
The Byzantine general Belisarius is portrayed as blind beggar in this engraving by Robert Strange after the original painting by Salvator Rosa.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
engraving
Object Type
Engraving
date made
late 18th century
referenced
Justinian I Emperor of Byzantium
graphic artist
Strange, Robert
original artist
Rosa, Salvator
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 49 cm x 34 cm; 19 9/32 in x 13 3/8 in
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
ID Number
1978.0534.04
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.04
subject
Art
Communications
Roman history
Marsh Collection
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Marsh Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Marsh Collection

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