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Iskander Collection

"Iskander: The Legendary Conqueror and His Enduring Legacy" Iskander, also known as Alexander the Great, was a figure of immense historical significance

Background imageIskander Collection: Costume design by Leon Bakst (1866-1924) Russian theatre and ballet designer, for Iskander

Costume design by Leon Bakst (1866-1924) Russian theatre and ballet designer, for Iskander (Vaslav Nijinsky) in The Peri, music by Paul Dukas, 1912. Watercolour and gouache on paper

Background imageIskander Collection: Nezami (Elyas Yusof Nezami Ganjavi born c1141-1203/17) Persian poet

Nezami (Elyas Yusof Nezami Ganjavi born c1141-1203/17) Persian poet, recounting the history of Alexander the Great
534883 Nezami (Elyas Yusof Nezami Ganjavi born c1141-1203/17) Persian poet, recounting the history of Alexander the Great (c356-323 BC)

Background imageIskander Collection: The meeting of Diogenes of Sinope and Alexander the Great, 1784. Creator: Quirin Mark

The meeting of Diogenes of Sinope and Alexander the Great, 1784. Creator: Quirin Mark
The meeting of Diogenes of Sinope and Alexander the Great, 1784

Background imageIskander Collection: Apelles Painting Campaspe, 1620-1629. Creator: Frans Francken II

Apelles Painting Campaspe, 1620-1629. Creator: Frans Francken II
Apelles Painting Campaspe, 1620-1629

Background imageIskander Collection: Full Length Figure of Alexander the Great (recto), 16th century. Creator: Unknown

Full Length Figure of Alexander the Great (recto), 16th century. Creator: Unknown
Full Length Figure of Alexander the Great (recto), 16th century

Background imageIskander Collection: The Family of Darius Pleading to Alexander, mid-18th century. Creator: Gaspare Diziani

The Family of Darius Pleading to Alexander, mid-18th century. Creator: Gaspare Diziani
The Family of Darius Pleading to Alexander, mid-18th century

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander the Great kneeling before the High Priest of Ammon, between 1530 and 1536

Alexander the Great kneeling before the High Priest of Ammon, between 1530 and 1536. Creator: Francesco Salviati
Alexander the Great kneeling before the High Priest of Ammon, between 1530 and 1536

Background imageIskander Collection: AI IMAGE - Portrait of Alexander the Great, 4th century BC, (2023). Creator: Heritage Images

AI IMAGE - Portrait of Alexander the Great, 4th century BC, (2023). Creator: Heritage Images
AI IMAGE - Portrait of Alexander the Great, 4th century BC, (2023). Alexander (356 BC-323 BC) was king of the ancient Greek kingdom of Macedon

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander the Great as Judge, 1606. Creator: Willem van Swanenburg

Alexander the Great as Judge, 1606. Creator: Willem van Swanenburg
Alexander the Great as Judge, 1606. From Thronus Justitiae, pl. 10

Background imageIskander Collection: The Victory of Alexander over Porus, c1738. Creator: Carle van Loo

The Victory of Alexander over Porus, c1738. Creator: Carle van Loo
The Victory of Alexander over Porus, c1738

Background imageIskander Collection: Three Roman Emperors, 1567. Creator: Harmen Jansz Muller

Three Roman Emperors, 1567. Creator: Harmen Jansz Muller
Three Roman Emperors, 1567. From Nine Heroes

Background imageIskander Collection: The Legates of Alexander the Great Investing the Gardener Abdalonymus with the Insignia of

The Legates of Alexander the Great Investing the Gardener Abdalonymus with the Insignia of the Kings Creator
The Legates of Alexander the Great Investing the Gardener Abdalonymus with the Insignia of the Kingship of Sidon, c.1645-c.1650

Background imageIskander Collection: 'The Family of Darius Before Alexander' - in the National Gallery - painted by Paul Veronese, 1857

"The Family of Darius Before Alexander" - in the National Gallery - painted by Paul Veronese, 1857
"The Family of Darius Before Alexander" [after the battle of Issus, B.C. 333] - in the National Gallery - painted by Paul Veronese, 1857. Engraving of a painting

Background imageIskander Collection: The Darius Vase, found at Canosa, 1857. Creator: Unknown

The Darius Vase, found at Canosa, 1857. Creator: Unknown
The Darius Vase, found at Canosa, 1857. This exquisite work of antique art is of the form of the Apulian Amphora, and is the largest that has ever been discovered

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander the Great Plans World Conquest, n.d. Creator: Antoine Dieu

Alexander the Great Plans World Conquest, n.d. Creator: Antoine Dieu
Alexander the Great Plans World Conquest, n.d

Background imageIskander Collection: The Wedding of Alexander and Roxana (?), 1678-1681. Creators: Arnold Houbraken, Gerard de Lairesse

The Wedding of Alexander and Roxana (?), 1678-1681. Creators: Arnold Houbraken, Gerard de Lairesse
The Wedding of Alexander and Roxana (?), 1678-1681

Background imageIskander Collection: Darius Marching to the Battle of Issus, c.1450-c.1455. Creator: Workshop of Apollonio di Giovanni

Darius Marching to the Battle of Issus, c.1450-c.1455. Creator: Workshop of Apollonio di Giovanni
Darius Marching to the Battle of Issus, c.1450-c.1455. Other Title(s): The Departure of Darius for the Battle of Issus

Background imageIskander Collection: The Wedding of Alexander and Roxana, 1664. Creator: Gerard de Lairesse

The Wedding of Alexander and Roxana, 1664. Creator: Gerard de Lairesse
The Wedding of Alexander and Roxana, 1664

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander the Great at the Battle of the Granicus against the Persians, 1737

Alexander the Great at the Battle of the Granicus against the Persians, 1737. Creator: Cornelis Troost
Alexander the Great at the Battle of the Granicus against the Persians, 1737

Background imageIskander Collection: Queen Cleophis Offering Wine to Alexander the Great after his Conquest of Mazaka, 1670-1733

Queen Cleophis Offering Wine to Alexander the Great after his Conquest of Mazaka, 1670-1733. Creator: Gerard Hoet
Queen Cleophis Offering Wine to Alexander the Great after his Conquest of Mazaka, 1670-1733. Cleophis was ruler of the Assacani

Background imageIskander Collection: The Marriage of Alexander the Great and Roxane of Bactria, 1670-1733. Creator: Gerard Hoet

The Marriage of Alexander the Great and Roxane of Bactria, 1670-1733. Creator: Gerard Hoet
The Marriage of Alexander the Great and Roxane of Bactria, 1670-1733. The marriage is being blessed by a priest at a burning altar, in front of a niche with a statue of Juno

Background imageIskander Collection: Hector of Troy, Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar, 1492. Creator

Hector of Troy, Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar, 1492. Creator: Master of the Strassburg Chronicle
Hector of Troy, Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar, 1492

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander Consecrating the Altars for the Twelve Olympian Gods, 1545/1547. Creator: Perino del Vaga

Alexander Consecrating the Altars for the Twelve Olympian Gods, 1545/1547. Creator: Perino del Vaga
Alexander Consecrating the Altars for the Twelve Olympian Gods, 1545/1547

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander the Great and Bucephalus, c. 1553. Creator: Taddeo Zuccaro

Alexander the Great and Bucephalus, c. 1553. Creator: Taddeo Zuccaro
Alexander the Great and Bucephalus, c. 1553

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander the Great on his Sickbed, 1806. Creator: CW Eckersberg

Alexander the Great on his Sickbed, 1806. Creator: CW Eckersberg
Alexander the Great on his Sickbed, 1806

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander the Great Seated in Justice, 1606. Creator: Willem van Swanenburg

Alexander the Great Seated in Justice, 1606. Creator: Willem van Swanenburg
Alexander the Great Seated in Justice, 1606

Background imageIskander Collection: Timotheus Playing the Lyre before Alexander and Thaïs in the Hall of the Palace... c. 1820

Timotheus Playing the Lyre before Alexander and Thaïs in the Hall of the Palace... c. 1820. Creator: Pietro Fancelli
Timotheus Playing the Lyre before Alexander and Thais in the Hall of the Palace at Persepolis, c. 1820

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander in the Studio of Apelles, c. 1662. Creator: Salvator Rosa

Alexander in the Studio of Apelles, c. 1662. Creator: Salvator Rosa
Alexander in the Studio of Apelles, c. 1662

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander Before Highpriest, n.d. Creator: Jacques Stella

Alexander Before Highpriest, n.d. Creator: Jacques Stella
Alexander Before Highpriest, n.d

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander and Bucephalus, between 1757 and 1760. Creator: Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

Alexander and Bucephalus, between 1757 and 1760. Creator: Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
Alexander and Bucephalus, between 1757 and 1760

Background imageIskander Collection: Box, c1770. Creator: Unknown

Box, c1770. Creator: Unknown
Box, c1770

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander the Great before the Corpse of Darius, 1750s/1760s. Creator: Francesco Fontebasso

Alexander the Great before the Corpse of Darius, 1750s/1760s. Creator: Francesco Fontebasso
Alexander the Great before the Corpse of Darius, 1750s/1760s

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander and Roxana, 16th century. Creator: Giovanni Jacopo Caraglio

Alexander and Roxana, 16th century. Creator: Giovanni Jacopo Caraglio
Alexander and Roxana, 16th century

Background imageIskander Collection: Prize Plate - Goodwood Races - the Steward's Cup, 1850. Creator: Unknown

Prize Plate - Goodwood Races - the Steward's Cup, 1850. Creator: Unknown
Prize Plate - Goodwood Races - the Steward's Cup, 1850. A Vase of tazza form, supported by the fan-palm. The group around the base represents "Alexander the Great contending with

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander's Confidence with his Physician Philip, c.1770. Creator: Benjamin West

Alexander's Confidence with his Physician Philip, c.1770. Creator: Benjamin West
Alexander's Confidence with his Physician Philip, c.1770

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander the Great, plate two from The Nine Worthies, 1594. Creator: Nicolaes de Bruyn

Alexander the Great, plate two from The Nine Worthies, 1594. Creator: Nicolaes de Bruyn
Alexander the Great, plate two from The Nine Worthies, 1594

Background imageIskander Collection: Diogenes in His Tub with Alexander and His Generals, 1810. Creator: Carl Russ

Diogenes in His Tub with Alexander and His Generals, 1810. Creator: Carl Russ
Diogenes in His Tub with Alexander and His Generals, 1810

Background imageIskander Collection: The Banquet of Alexander, 1540-50. Creator: Domenico del Barbiere

The Banquet of Alexander, 1540-50. Creator: Domenico del Barbiere
The Banquet of Alexander, 1540-50

Background imageIskander Collection: Battle between Alexander and Darius, Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet)... A.H. 931 / A.D

Battle between Alexander and Darius, Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet)... A.H. 931 / A.D
Battle between Alexander and Darius, Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami, A.H. 931/A.D. 1524-25

Background imageIskander Collection: Ptolemy Lagus, (c367-282 BC), 1830. Creator: Unknown

Ptolemy Lagus, (c367-282 BC), 1830. Creator: Unknown
Ptolemy Lagus, (c367-282 BC), 1830. Ptolemy I Soter (c367-282 BC) companion and historian of Alexander the Great, founder of the Ptolemaic dynasty and ruler of Egypt

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander the Great meeting Diogenes, ca. 1580-1640. Creator: Anon

Alexander the Great meeting Diogenes, ca. 1580-1640. Creator: Anon
Alexander the Great meeting Diogenes, ca. 1580-1640

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander Mastering Bucephalus, ca. 1540-45. Creator: Leon Davent

Alexander Mastering Bucephalus, ca. 1540-45. Creator: Leon Davent
Alexander Mastering Bucephalus, ca. 1540-45

Background imageIskander Collection: Timocleia Before Alexander, ca. 1540-45. Creator: Leon Davent

Timocleia Before Alexander, ca. 1540-45. Creator: Leon Davent
Timocleia Before Alexander, ca. 1540-45

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander Comforts the Dying Darius, page from a copy of the Shahnama of Firdausi, c

Alexander Comforts the Dying Darius, page from a copy of the Shahnama of Firdausi, c
Alexander Comforts the Dying Darius, page from a copy of the Shahnama of Firdausi, Timurid dynasty (ca. 1370-1507), c.1480/90

Background imageIskander Collection: Tertradrachm (Coin) Portraying Alexander the Great as Herakles, 336-323 BCE

Tertradrachm (Coin) Portraying Alexander the Great as Herakles, 336-323 BCE

Background imageIskander Collection: Iskander Comforts the Dying Darius, 1590. Creator: Unknown

Iskander Comforts the Dying Darius, 1590. Creator: Unknown
Iskander Comforts the Dying Darius, 1590

Background imageIskander Collection: Alexander Encounters Thalestris, Queen of the Amazons, from The Story of Alexander... c

Alexander Encounters Thalestris, Queen of the Amazons, from The Story of Alexander... c
Alexander Encounters Thalestris, Queen of the Amazons, from The Story of Alexander the Great, Flanders, c. 1600

Background imageIskander Collection: The Crossing of the Granicus, from The Story of Alexander the Great, Holland, 1619

The Crossing of the Granicus, from The Story of Alexander the Great, Holland, 1619. Battle fought in 334 B.C. between the Macedonians led by Alexander the Great, and the Persians



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"Iskander: The Legendary Conqueror and His Enduring Legacy" Iskander, also known as Alexander the Great, was a figure of immense historical significance. From his remarkable military conquests to his encounters with influential figures, Iskander's life continues to captivate our imagination. One notable depiction is seen in the relief at the Temple sacred to Amun Mut & Khons in Luxor, Egypt. Here, he is shown being blessed by Amun-Ra himself, highlighting his divine connection and favor from the gods. In another intriguing encounter, we witness Iskander meeting Diogenes of Sinope. This meeting depicted in Quirin Mark's 1784 artwork showcases their intellectual exchange between one of history's greatest conquerors and an esteemed philosopher. The Banquet of Alexander painted by Domenico del Barbiere offers us a glimpse into the opulence and grandeur that surrounded Iskander during his reign. It portrays him enjoying lavish feasts alongside his companions while celebrating their victories. Ptolemy Lagus played a significant role in preserving Iskander's legacy through establishing the Ptolemaic dynasty in Egypt. An unknown artist captured Ptolemy Lagus' likeness in a portrait from 1830, reminding us of this important historical figure who sought to honor Iskander's memory. Even centuries after his death, artists like those behind Lubok print from 1869 continue to commemorate Iskander's triumphs on canvas. Their vibrant portrayal depicts him leading armies into battle against Persian forces under Darius III - an event immortalized through Persian miniatures dating back to the 16th century. Returning once again to Luxor, we find another relief showcasing Iskander before Amun-Ra at the Temple sacred to Amun Mut & Khons. This depiction emphasizes not only his military prowess but also highlights his reverence for the gods.