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A Bacchanal, Silenus supported by two bacchants in the centre, at right a female satyr reclining on a bed and another pulling the horns on a statue of Priapus, various other figures fill the composition

Artist:
Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, Argini (?) ca. 1480–before 1534 Bologna (?))
Date:
ca. 1510–27
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 7/8 × 20 3/8 in. (15 × 51.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.92
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered monogram 'MAF' on pedestal at left
Bartsch XIV.201.248
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Stefania Massari Tra mito e allegoria: immagini a stampa nel '500 e '600. Rome, 1989, cat. no. 4, p. 12, ill.



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