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Figurine: Soldiers Holding a Shield with the Head of Medusa

Artist:
Salvator Rosa (Italian, Arenella (Naples) 1615–1673 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1656–57
Medium:
Etching and Drypoint
Dimensions:
5 1/2 x 3 5/8 in. (14 x 9.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.17-130
Not on view
Inscription: (lower right) monogram SR in reverse
Dr. Ludwig Pollak (Czech, Prague 1868–1943 Rome); Earls of Pembroke
Bartsch, XX.286.63; Wallace 1979, no. 62; Bellini and Wallace 1990 (Tib), no. 4512.082, second state of two
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