The retreat of the Turks after the siege of Vienna, 1529, preliminary design for lost painting on the Canto de' Bischeri in Florence erected on the occasion of the entry of Christina of Lorraine, bride of Duke Ferdinando de' Medici, 1589
Horizontal rectangle. In the foreground a group of warriors on horseback reach the crest of a hill, and move toward the right. Behind them the panorama of the city and its surroundings.
Medium: Pen and brown ink, brown wash on laid paper
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Credit Line: Museum purchase through gift of various donors
made in: Netherlands
Restrictions & Rights: CC0