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The Fall of Troy and Escape of Aeneas

Artist:
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Artist:
After Giovanni Battista Scultori (Italian, 1503–1575)
Date:
mid-1540s
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 1/4 x 19 7/8 in. (38.8 x 50.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.570.302
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered within image lower centre: '.I.B.MANTUANUS. IN' and lower right: 'GEORGIUS MANTUANUS F'
Donor: Elisha Whittelsey Fund
Boorsch, Lewis and Lewis 1985 p.51 n.8.i; Bellini 1998 p.55 n.9.i; B.XV.397.29
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Suzanne Boorsch, R. E. Lewis Inc., Michal Lewis The Engravings of Giorgio Ghisi. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1985.

Paolo Bellini L'opera incisa di Giorgio Ghisi. Bassano del Grappa, 1998.



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