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The sacrifice to Priapus (the larger version)

Artist:
Jacopo de' Barbari (Italian, active Venice by 1497–died by 1516 Mechelen or Brussels)
Date:
ca. 1499–1501
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Plate: 9 x 6 9/16 in. (22.8 x 16.6 cm) trimmed to plate
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.80
Not on view
Inscription: Signed upper left with caduceus, which appears to project from a tree and pass through or behind a tablet
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," August 27, 2013–November 18, 2013.

Ferrari 2006, no.13; .Lambert 1999, no.617; Bartsch VII.525.19; TIB.Comment.XXIV.2410.019; Hind V.156.23; Servolini 1944, no. vii, p. 189
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Arthur Mayger Hind Early Italian engraving: a critical catalogue with complete reproduction of all the prints described. London and New York, 1938-1948.

TIB The Illustrated Bartsch - Commentary Volumes. 1978–.

Gisèle Lambert Le premières gravures Italiennes quattrocento - début du cinquecento. Paris, 1999.

Simone Ferrari Jacopo de' Barbari. Un protagonista del Rinascimento tra Venezia e Dürer. 2006.



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