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The death of Darius, by Piazzetta

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An image of The death of Darius. Piazzetta, Giovanni Battista (Italian, 1682-1754). Oil on canvas, height 40.8 cm, width 78.7 cm, before 1745. Venetian School.

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The death of Darius. Piazzetta, Giovanni Battista (Italian, 1682-1754). Oil on canvas, height 40.8 cm, width 78.7 cm, before 1745. Venetian School.

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  • Accession Number: 1117
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/16.0
  • Focal length: 80
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 522 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 475.10kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 16/1

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18th Century Alexander III of Macedon Alexander the Great animals antiquity carts Darius death deathbed dying Early Rococo Eskandar Fitz_PDP Giambattista Piazzetta Giambattista Valentino Piazzetta Giovanni Battista Piazzetta historical historical figures history horses Italian killed killing kings murdered oil on canvas painting Persian Piazzetta Rococo rulers Venetian School

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