'Hesperides' by Basinio de' Basini of Parma

Country or nationality of origin: Italian
Place of origin: Rimini
Date: 1457-1468
The encampment of Sigismondo: Tents, lancers and pikemen; the blue banner of Sigismondo.
The duel between Sigismondo Malatesta and Alfonso of Aragon, King of Naples: Lancers, pikemen and bowmen at the ready.
Initial M(ARTIS ET ARMA FERI) with exotic bird at end of border.

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