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Farnese Hercules

Artist:
Mario Cartaro (Italian, born Viterbo, active Rome ca. 1557–88, died 1620)
Artist:
After Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Published in:
Rome
Date:
1552–88
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
plate: 13 7/16 x 8 3/4 in. (34.2 x 22.2 cm) sheet: 13 5/8 x 8 15/16 in. (34.6 x 22.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.97.533
Not on view
Signature: In plate, lower left: Marius Cartarus exc. Romae

Inscription: In plate, lower right, on statue base: Greek inscription

Marking: Stamp on Verso: "Doublette der Albertina"
Graphische Sammlung Albertina
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