Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Single Armorial Trophy marked by the incorporation of a Strapwork Shield with a Rampant Lion, Plate 10 from the Libro de' Trofei

Engraver:
Anonymous, Italian, 16th century
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Enea Vico (Italian, Parma 1523–1567 Ferrara)
Artist:
Design credited to Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, Caravaggio ca. 1499–ca. 1543 Messina)
Publisher:
Published by Antonio Lafreri (French, Orgelet, Franche-Comte ca. 1512–1577 Rome)
Published in:
Rome
Date:
ca. 1550–1553
Medium:
Engraving [state before numbering]
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/8 × 6 5/8 in. (23.1 × 16.8 cm) [sheet has been cropped on or just within the plate mark]
Classifications:
Albums, Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1934
Accession Number:
34.90.8(10)
Not on view
Inscription: 'ANT / LAFERI' [burnished away but still legible]'; 'ANT / LAFERI'
Donor: B. T. Batsford, Ltd. (London)
B.XV.355.443:TIB.30.288.443; Miller 1999, cat. no. 50e [pl. 10]
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