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Belisarius

Belisarius

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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
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 49 cm x 34 cm; 19 9/32 in x 13 3/8 in
ID Number
1978.0534.04
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.04
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
subject
Roman history
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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