Ars longa, vita brevis, iudicium difficile.
This over-life-size marble statue of Hannibal Barca counting the rings of the Roman knights killed at the Battle of Cannae was made by Sébastien Slodtz for Versailles in 1704, but it is now at the Louvre.
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