image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public DomainYale Center for British Art
image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public DomainYale Center for British Art

View of the Plains on Both Sides of the Ofanto River, Where the Battle of Cannae was Fought

1777-1778

Henry Swinburne

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Title

View of the Plains on Both Sides of the Ofanto River, Where the Battle of Cannae was Fought

Date

1777-1778

Description

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right: "View of the Plains on both sides of the Aufidus where the Battle of Canne was fought."
Inscribed Title: View of the Plains on Both Sides of the Aufidus Where the Battle of Conne Was Fought
Medium: Pen and brown ink, over graphite on medium, moderately textured, cream, laid paper, mounted on, moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Collective Title: Collection of Sketches by Henry Swinburne
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Location

Ofanto, Gulf of Manfredonia, Near Barletta, Italy

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