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Plate 1: Saturn in a niche devouring his son with a scythe in front of him, from a series of mythological gods and goddesses

Giovanni Jacopo Caraglio
(Italian, Parma or Verona ca. 1500/1505–1565 Krakow (?))

Artist: After Rosso Fiorentino (Italian, Florence 1494–1540 Fontainebleau)
Publisher: Antonio Salamanca (Salamanca 1478–1562 Rome)
Date: 1526
Medium: Engraving; third state of three (TIB)
Dimensions: Sheet: 8 5/16 × 4 7/16 in. (21.1 × 11.2 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number: 49.97.222

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