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Portrait of Hans Rudolph Heinrich Hoch

Artist:
Francesco Villamena (Italian, Assisi ca. 1565–1624 Rome)
Date:
1613
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
14 9/16 x 9 1/16 in. (37 x 23 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.501.2513
Not on view
Inscription: (bottom left on column base) FV; (in margin) La ver Guida de gl'Oltramontani/ Ho qui retratto al antural' sembiante:/ Mostra l'antiche, e le moderne piante, E le fabriche eccelse de' Romani./ Al' Mag.co Andrea Vachario./ Vi ho dedicato il ritratto di Giovanni Grosso da Lucrena Soldato della guardia di N.S.re si per l'amicitia/ che e' tra voi dua come anco per le molte stampe che havete dell'antiche e moderne fabriche de Roma. Ricevetela dunque come cosa da bono amico, et Dio vi conservi. In Roma l'anno 1613. Franc. Villamena./ con privilegio del 'sommo pontefice et licenza de' Superiori
Gustav Mayer; Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Nagler, XX.265.76; Le Blanc, IV.124.9, only state
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