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Triumphal Scene

Artist:
Lelio Orsi (called Lelio da Novellara) (Italian, Novellara 1508/11–1587 Novellara)
Date:
1511–87
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, highlighted with white gouache, over traces of black chalk
Dimensions:
5 5/16 x 12 1/16in. (13.5 x 30.6cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Anna Mont in memory of Frederick Mont, 1998
Accession Number:
1998.129.2
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pen and ink, along the bottom border: "Polidore," in mistaken reference to Polidoro da Caravaggio, another famed fresco painter of palace facades.
probably Frederick Mont (also known as Adolf Fritz Mondschein) (Austrian, Vienna 1894–1994 New York); Donor: Anna Mont (1914–2010)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," August 13, 2001–November 4, 2001.

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