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Saturn leaning on his left hand in and holding a balance in a right with a youth before him

Artist:
Niccolò Vicentino (Italian, active ca. 1510–ca. 1550)
Former Attribution:
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, Carpi ca. 1480–1532 Bologna)
Artist:
After Giovanni Antonio da Pordenone (Giovanni Antonio de Sacchis) (Italian, Pordenone 1483?–1539 Ferrara)
Publisher:
Andrea Andreani (Mantua, 1558/1559–1629)
Date:
1604
Medium:
Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks in grey
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 11/16 × 16 15/16 in. (32.3 × 43.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.5
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered at lower right 'AA in mantoua, 1604'

Marking: On verso at lower right: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Earls of Pembroke; Sotheby's, LondonWilton House Sale, July 1917; P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 28, 1994–February 5, 1995.

B.XII.125.27; Meyer I.726.19
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