Alexander’s_tents_on_fire

Alexander’s_tents_on_fire

Alexander the Great’s tents on fire, and amphibious men and women standing in water. By an unknown Flemish artist, late 15th century.
From Latin text of Historia de preliis Alexandri Magni (‘The History of Alexander’s Battles’, J1 version), based on a 10th century translation into Latin by Leo of Naples of a Greek text (ff. 30-98).

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