Art/ Collection/ Art Object

A man kneeling and placing a laurel branch upon a pile of burning books

Artist:
Marco Dente (Italian, Ravenna, active by 1515–died 1527 Rome)
Artist:
After Francesco Salviati (Francesco de' Rossi) (Italian, Florence 1510–1563 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1515–27
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet (Trimmed): 2 1/2 × 3 7/16 in. (6.3 × 8.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.16-24
Not on view
Earls of Pembroke; Sotheby'sWilton House Sale, July 1917; P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
B.XIV.304.402
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. XIV.304.402, p. 304.



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