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Leda and her children playing with the swan, with a Roman temple in the background

Artist:
Giovanni Battista Palumba (Italian, active ca. 1500–1520)
Date:
1500–1510
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet (Trimmed): 6 1/4 in. × 5 in. (15.8 × 12.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.623.3
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in plate with the monogram of Master I. B. with the Bird at lower left: IB[small bird facing right]
Vendor: M. Knoedler & Co., Inc.
Bartsch XIII.246.3 (as Master I.B. with the Bird); TIB.25[13], 67.3; Hind 1938-48, V.10
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. 3, p. 246.

Arthur Mayger Hind Early Italian engraving: a critical catalogue with complete reproduction of all the prints described. London and New York, 1938-1948, cat. no. 10, p. 258.

TIB The Illustrated Bartsch. Abaris Books, 1978–, cat. no. 3 (246), p. 67, ill.



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