Death on Horseback, 1641

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Every army needs motivation, and Death’s army is no exception. Brandishing his trumpet and shroudlike banner, Death presses his mount out of the image, into our space.

Death on Horseback
Artist Life
Italian (Florence), 1610–1664
Accession Number
Colnaghi, London
Catalogue Raisonne
De Vesme 87 ii?/iii
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