Benjamin Robert HAYDON
Marcus Curtius (c. 1842-1843)

Medium
oil on canvas on composition board
Measurements
76.5 × 63.5 cm
Inscription
formerly inscribed on reverse: B. R. Haydon 1843
Accession Number
40-2
Department
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1897
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
19th Century European Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Subjects (general)
Animals History and Legend Human Figures
Subjects (specific)
bravery deaths helmets (protective wear) horse (species) javelins self-sacrifice shields (armour) soldiers

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