Painting

Alexander the Great and Diogenes

Alexander the Great and Diogenes
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Painting, Oil on canvas, 47x60 cm
Origin: Italy, 1770s, Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista
Author of Origin: Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista
Personage: Alexander the Great
Source of entry: via the State Museum Fund from Yusupov Palace Museum, Leningrad, 1926
School: Venice
Theme: History

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