Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Plate 6: Thetis standing in a niche with a shell and sea creature, pouring water out of a vase, looking to her left, from a series of mythological gods and goddesses

Series/Portfolio:
Series of mythological gods and goddesses
Artist:
Giovanni Jacopo Caraglio (Italian, Parma or Verona ca. 1500/1505–1565 Krakow (?))
Artist:
After Rosso Fiorentino (Italian, Florence 1494–1540 Fontainebleau)
Date:
1526
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (20.9 x 10.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.97.227
Not on view
Inscription: Bottom right corner, in printed text: 6; bottom center, in printed text: NEREIS AEOVEREAS INTER CELEBERRIMA MATERES
On verso at top center in pen and ink: P. Mariette 1677

Marking: On verso at lower left, stamped in black ink: DOUBLETTE / DER / ALBERTINA [inscribed in a rectangle] (Lugt 5h)
Pierre Mariette le fils (French, Paris 1634–1716 Paris); Vendor: Graphische Sammlung Albertina
B.XV.78.29.6; TIB commentary 28 [XV] 2802.029
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. XV.78.29.6, 78.

TIB The Illustrated Bartsch - Commentary Volumes. 1978–, cat. no. 28 [XV] 2802.029, 130.



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