The Rise of the Florentines against the Duke of Athens, 1343
- Art Funded
- 21.3 x 30.5 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £3,200 (Total: £6,729)
On the reverse is an extraordinary panoramic view of the surging battle seen from the Loggia dei Lanzi. The subject is from Tuscan medieval history, the rise of the Florentines in 1343 against their despotic ruler Walter VI of Brienne, the 'Duke of Athens'.
Herbert List (1903-1975); Wolfgang Ratjen (1943-1997); Colnaghi.