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Thalia

Artist:
Engraved by Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)
Artist:
after Léon Davent (French, active 1540–56)
Artist:
after Francesco Primaticcio (Italian, Bologna 1504/5–1570 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1540–45
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed): 8 13/16 × 7 1/16 in. (22.4 × 18 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.95.1882
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in plate, middle left: Thalia in Greek characters, lower left: 'Comica Lascino gaudet Sermone Thalia', lower right: 'Bologna inveinteur a Fonteinebleau'
Zerner LD 35 (copy)
Henri Zerner The School of Fontainebleau, Etchings and Engravings. New York, 1969, cat. no. 35.



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