Tuesday, December 26, 2017
Still more, one additional list as extracted from: "The Reader's Companion to Military History".
"Ten Famous Representations of Military History in Western Art"
List as compiled by Theodore Rabb.
* Alexander at the Battle of Issus. [unknown]
* The Bayeux Tapestry. [Scolland?]
* The Battle of San Romano. [Uccello]
* Equestrian Portrait of Gattamelata. [Donatello]
* Charles V at Muhlberg. [Titian]
* The Surrender of Breda. [Velazquez]
* Ferdinand of Austria at the Battle of Nordlingen. [Rubens]
* Napoleon Crossing the Alps. [David]
* The Execution of the Rebels on May 3, 1808.. [Goya]
* Guernica. [Picasso]
"The Execution" by Goya having inspired other artists. More on this to follow!