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Neptune rising from the sea and bearing a staff, accompanied by two horse-headed sea creatures, reverse copy after a series of engravings by Cherubino Alberti of mythological scenes after Polidoro da Caravaggio

Artist:
Anonymous
Artist:
After Cherubino Alberti (Zaccaria Mattia) (Italian, Borgo Sansepolcro 1553–1615 Rome)
Artist:
After Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, Caravaggio ca. 1499–ca. 1543 Messina)
Date:
ca. 1550–1600
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 13/16 x 5 11/16 in. (14.7 x 14.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Accession Number:
2012.136.125.4
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered within image with characters in reverse: 'B' and 'C' are legible.
Phyllis D. Massar; Donor: Phyllis D. Massar
B.XVII.79.81 (reverse copy); Manescalchi 113 (reverse copy)
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Roberto Manescalchi Cherubino Alberti La luce incisa. Florence, 2007.



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