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Albrecht Altdorfer


Alexander's Victory (The Battle of the Issus).

1529. Oil tempera on wood. Alte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany. Read Note.

Albrecht Altdorfer. Alexander's Victory (The Battle of the Issus).

The Battle of the Issus. Alexander the Great defeated the army of Darius III, king of Persia in 333 b.c.
See: Jan Brueghel the Elder. The Battle of Issus.