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The Banquet of Alexander and Roxana

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2011-08-05 18:59:00.0
File Size:
2.53 MB
3094 x 2480 pixels
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Digital Media Bank ID: 8901
Description: The Banquet of Alexander and Roxana. Amid canopies and levantine architecture are mingled banqueters and servants; Alexander standing in red robe and helmet watches Roxanna take fruit from a page-boy. Silver and gold dishes at left and a serpent.
Categories: Collections / Fine Art, Timeline/ Georgian (1714 - 1837), Collections / Fine Art/ Oil Paintings  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: CC BY-SA

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Oil Painting
Title (of Artwork / Object): The Banquet of Alexander and Roxana
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Claudio Francesco Beaumont
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 1740C.
Description (Object or Artwork): This painting shows a banquet taking place amid canopies and Italian architecture. Alexander is wearing red robes and a helmet and looks on as Roxanna takes fruit from a page-boy.
Subject tags:
fine art
Other Keywords: oil painting,PCF,banquet,servant,dishes

File info

Original Filename: fa000078_d01_ab10.jpg
Size: 2.53 MB; 3094 x 2480 pixels; 262 x 210 mm (print at 300 DPI); 819 x 656 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: FA000078