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Ceres and Phytalus standing in a landscape

Artist:
Salvator Rosa (Italian, Arenella (Naples) 1615–1673 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1662
Medium:
Etching and Drypoint
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 x 9 1/16 in. (35.5 x 23 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.17-87
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered on plaque lower centre: Hic Cererem tectis Phytalus susceperat Heros,/ Cui primum sacri largita est femina pomi,/ Quod mortale genus FICVM vocat./ Salvator rosa Inv. scul.
Dr. Ludwig Pollak (Czech, Prague 1868–1943 Rome); Earls of Pembroke
Wallace 1979, no. 112; Bartsch, XX.275.19; TIB.comment.45. no. 4512.020 S2
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

TIB The Illustrated Bartsch - Commentary Volumes. 1978–.

Richard W. Wallace The Etchings of Salvator Rosa. Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1979.



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