Representation of the Battle of Eltekeh: The Kushite attack
on the Assyrians (8th century BC)
15" × 11"
Ink and water color on paper
This work is inspired by an actual historical event (i.e.,
the Battle of Eltekeh, in which the Kushite Taharqa armies defeated
the Assyrian forces of Senacherib), with the purpose to provide
a realistic visual setting of military clothing and weaponry.