Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Apollo tending the flocks of Admetus, Apollo seated holding a lyre and flanked by a cow and a dog, a serpent winding around a dead tree at right

Series/Portfolio:
Ancient Bas-Reliefs
Artist:
Marco Dente (Italian, Ravenna, active by 1515–died 1527 Rome)
Publisher:
Antonio Salamanca (Salamanca 1478–1562 Rome)
Publisher:
Giovanni Giacomo De Rossi (Italian, Rome 1627–1691 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1515–27
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet (Trimmed): 4 1/2 × 7 3/16 in. (11.4 × 18.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.50.1(138)
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered vertically on the pilaster at lower left: 'Ant. Sal. exc' and at lower right: 'Io. Bap de Rub. / ex'

Marking: A sketch in pencil(?) on the verso of an unidentified form
Vendor: G. Rapilly & Fils
B.XIV.183.225; TIB.26.[14].183.225-I
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. XIV.183.225, p. 183.

TIB The Illustrated Bartsch. Abaris Books, 1978–, cat. no. 26.[14]183.225-I, p. 223.



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