Gallus Caesar deposed. A:R: 1152. card

Gallus Caesar deposed. A:R: 1152.

WAG 7756

Currently not on display

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This is one of a group of drawings by British artist and book illustrator Edward Francis Burney, depicting scenes from Greek and Roman history and mythology. Emperor Gallus Caesar (325/326 - 354) was executed in Constantinople. This scene appears to show his funerary procession.