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Democritus in Meditation

Artist:
Salvator Rosa (Italian, Arenella (Naples) 1615–1673 Rome)
Date:
1662
Medium:
Etching and drypoint
Dimensions:
17 15/16 x 10 7/8 in. (45.6 x 27.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.945
Not on view
Inscription: (lower left) Democritus omnium derisor/ in omnium fine desigitur/ Salvator rosa Inv. scl.
Dr. Ludwig Pollak (Czech, Prague 1868–1943 Rome)
Bartsch, XX.271.7; Wallace 1979, no. 104; Bellini and Wallace 1990 (Tib), no. 4512.007, second state of two
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