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Three Muses seated below a flying putto who grasps a lyre with both hands, a cruciform composition, from a series of eight compositions after Francesco Primaticcio's designs for the ceiling of the Gallery of Ulysses (destroyed 1738-39) at Fontainebleau

Giorgio Ghisi
(Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)

Artist: After Francesco Primaticcio (Italian, Bologna 1504/5–1570 Paris)
Date: ca. 1560-1569
Medium: Engraving
Dimensions: sheet: 11 1/2 x 6 5/8 in. (29.2 x 16.9 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Accession Number: 2012.136.105

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