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Embriaco Rejecting the Spoils, from: Forme Picturarum Archetypae

Artist:
Lorenzo Lorenzi (Italian, active ca. 1750–74)
Artist:
After Marcantonio Franceschini (Italian, Bologna 1648–1729 Bologna)
Date:
1774
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
sheet a: 15 x 13 1/2 in. (38.1 x 34.3 cm) sheet b: 15 x 18 1/2 in. (38.1 x 47 cm) sheet c: 15 x 21 in. (38.1 x 53.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.501.2793a-c
Not on view
Gustav Mayer; Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
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