The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Not on view
Design for a frieze filled with a meandering acanthus scroll and three figure groups. On the left, a male centaur carries a naked woman on his back. The acanthus scroll springs from his lower body and meanders right. Just after the middle of the design a satyr is about to hit a multi-headed dragon with his club. At the right end of the frieze another satyr is depicted, this time fromt the back, who appeard to be struggling with a large snake.
Disegni Varij. . .Dedicati a M. Daniel Nis da Tasio, Zancarli
Signature: Poliphilus Giancarli In; OF [monogram] Inci.