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Hercules Being Dressed as a Woman

Artist:
Léon Davent (French, active 1540–56)
Artist:
after Francesco Primaticcio (Italian, Bologna 1504/5–1570 Paris)
Date:
1540–56
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed): 11 in. × 17 3/16 in. (28 × 43.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.97.576
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in plate, at lower center: 'A fontanbleau', lower right: 'LD'

Marking: Stamped in black on verso, lower left: 'Doublette der Albertina'
Graphische Sammlung Albertina; Vendor: Graphische Sammlung Albertina
Bartsch XVI p. 327, no. 55; Herbet p. 70, no. 3; Zerner LD no. 10
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. 55, p. 327.

Felix Herbet Les Graveurs de l'École de Fontainebleau. B. M. Israël, reprint. Amsterdam, 1896-1902 (reprint 1969), cat. no. 3, p. 70.

Henri Zerner The School of Fontainebleau, Etchings and Engravings. New York, 1969, cat. no. 10.



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