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Vases

Artist and publisher:
Originally by René Boyvin (French, Angers ca. 1525–ca. 1625 Angers (?))
Designer:
Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, Caravaggio ca. 1499–ca. 1543 Messina)
Designer:
Rosso Fiorentino (Italian, Florence 1494–1540 Fontainebleau)
Publisher:
Frederick de Wit (Dutch, 1629/30–1706)
Publisher:
Previously published by Claes Jansz. Visscher (Dutch, Amsterdam 1586–1652 Amsterdam)
Date:
ca. 1670–90
Medium:
Engravings: third state
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.501.771-782
Not on view
Series of 12 vases said to be designed by Rosso Fiorentino and Polidoro da Caravaggio and initially engraved and published by René Boyvin. The series was published by Claes Jansz. Visscher in the early seventeenth century and subsequently also by Frederik de Wit.
Gustav Mayer; Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
SKB 1939, 1018 (Visscher); Jessen 736; Collijn 125 III; R-D VIII. 69, 135-146 (Boyvin); Levron 255-266 (Boyvin)
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