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The Three Fates Clotho, Lachesis, and Atropos

Artist:
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Artist:
After Giulio Romano (Italian, Rome 1499?–1546 Mantua)
Date:
1558–59
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 7/16 x 8 3/4 in. (13.8 x 22.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.16-125
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered within image in a tablet at lower left 'GEOR. MAN. / .F. / MDLVIIII', at lower centre 'CUM PRIVILEGIO REGIS', and in a tablet at lower right 'IV. RO. IN. / SCULPTA / IN PALATIO / THE'
Boorsch, Lewis and Lewis no.25.ii; Bellini 1998 no.39.ii; Bartsch XV.403.47
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Suzanne Boorsch, R. E. Lewis, 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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