44 BC denarius

Gaius Julius Caesar (100 BC – 44 BC), one of the most influential men in world history, has frequently appeared in literary and artistic works since ancient times.

Ancient works

The ancient Roman busts of Julius Caesar and Cleopatra in the Altes Museum, Berlin

Medieval works

Caesar and Joshua as part of the Nine Worthies (16th century)
Shakespeare's First Folio
Molière in the role of Julius Caesar, painting by Nicolas Mignard, 1656
Fountain in Olomouc

Renaissance and modern works





Modern works


Joseph Holland as Julius Caesar in the Mercury Theatre's Broadway production of Caesar (1937)








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