Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Athena

Series/Portfolio:
The Muses and the Three Great Goddesses
Artist:
Léon Davent (French, active 1540–56)
Artist:
After Francesco Primaticcio (Italian, Bologna 1504/5–1570 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1542–45
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed): 8 13/16 × 6 1/4 in. (22.4 × 15.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.97.553
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in plate, lower right: 'Bologna / LD'

Marking: Stamped in black ink, bottom left: 'Doublette der Albertina'
Graphische Sammlung Albertina; Vendor: Graphische Sammlung Albertina
Bartsch XVI, p. 316 no. 18; Herbet, p. 28, no. 21; Zerner LD no.27
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. 18, p. 316.

Felix Herbet Les Graveurs de l'École de Fontainebleau. B. M. Israël, reprint. Amsterdam, 1896-1902 (reprint 1969), cat. no. 21, p. 28.

Henri Zerner The School of Fontainebleau, Etchings and Engravings. New York, 1969, cat. no. 27.



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