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The Young Hercules in His Cradle

Artist:
Agostino Veneziano (Agostino dei Musi) (Italian, Venice ca. 1490–after 1536 Rome)
Artist:
Designed by Giulio Romano (Italian, Rome 1499?–1546 Mantua)
Date:
dated 1533
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
9 7/16 x 7 1/16 in. (23.9 x 17.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.501.640
Not on view
Inscription: monogram: .A.V. in the tablet, inscription(right bottom) Ant. Sal. exc., 1533 (retouched, originally 1532)
Gustav Mayer; Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Bartsch XIV.236.315
ii/iv
Stefania Massari Tra mito e allegoria: immagini a stampa nel '500 e '600. Rome, 1989, cat. no. 17, p. 58, ill.



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