Poerson, Charles Francois (1653-1725); French. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 1799. Lucius Quinctius (5th century BC); chosen as dictator in 460 BC, rescued Minucius then 16 days later laid down dictatorship and returned to his farm; Provenance: Musee de Tesse, Le Mans, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.