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Assembly of male and female scholars gathered around an open book, in the middle ground a man holds aloft an armillary sphere, another group of scholars in the background

Artist:
Circle/School of Marco Dente (Italian, Ravenna, active by 1515–died 1527 Rome)
Artist:
After Giuseppe Salviati (Giuseppe Porta, called Il Salviati) (Italian, Castelnuovo di Garfagnana ca. 1520–ca. 1575 Venice)
Date:
ca. 1515–27
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet (Trimmed): 9 5/16 × 7 5/8 in. (23.6 × 19.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Accession Number:
2012.136.274
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered on the tablet at lower left: intertwined 'SR'
Phyllis D. Massar; Donor: Phyllis D. Massar
B.XIV.356.479; Le Blanc.II.112.54
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. XIV.356.479, p. 356.

Charles Le Blanc Manuel de l'amateur d'estampes: contenant le dictionnaire des graveurs de toutes les nations. 4 vols., Paris, 1854-1888, cat. no. II.112.54, p. 112.



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