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Naval battle with two men rowing in ships decorated with mythological creatures, after Polidoro da Caravaggio

Artist:
Michele Lucchese (Italian, active Rome, 1534–64)
Artist:
After Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, Caravaggio ca. 1499–ca. 1543 Messina)
Date:
1540–60
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Plate: 8 3/4 × 14 1/4 in. (22.2 × 36.2 cm) Sheet: 9 1/8 × 14 1/4 in. (23.2 × 36.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.501.626
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in upper margin: '.M.L. cum privilegio.'
Gustav Mayer; Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Passavant VI.167.12
Johann David Passavant Le Peintre-Graveur. Leipzig, 1860, cat. no. VI.167.12, p. 167.



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