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"The Triumph of Caesar; The Elephants"

RU inscr. in pencil v. "44"; inscr. stamped v. ".X."; stamped v. "JAMcC" CRE MANTEGNA, Andrea; (Italian; 1431-1506) school of Bartsch 12 a. From a series of seven engravings related to paintings (now at Hampton Court), The Triumph of Caesar series emphasises Mantegna's interest in the classical world. The seven images that form the series exist in more than one version, and are by various hands. T…