Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

An allegory of sickness, man laying prostrate on a bed surrounded by figures

Artist:
Engraved by Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Artist:
After Giulio Romano (Italian, Rome 1499?–1546 Mantua)
Date:
ca. 1540
Medium:
Engraving (only state)
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 3/4 x 8 7/16 in. (29.8 x 21.4 cm) trimmed within platemark
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Michal and R.E. Lewis, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.1155
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered monogram lower left: 'G.MAF.'
Michal Lewis; R. E. Lewis; Donor: Gift of Michal Lewis Donor: Gift of R. E. Lewis
Boorsch, Lewis and Lewis , no.1; Bellini 1998, no.1; Bartsch XV.410.63
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Suzanne Boorsch, R. E. Lewis, Michal Lewis The Engravings of Giorgio Ghisi. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1985.

Paolo Bellini L'opera incisa di Giorgio Ghisi. Bassano del Grappa, 1998.



Related Objects

Emblem of Lucrezia Gonzaga

Artist: Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua) Date: before 1566 Medium: Engraving Accession: 1998.243 On view in:Not on view

Gli Archi Fatti per la Entrata. . .Henrico III nella Città di Mantova

Artist: Illustrations attributed to Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua) Date: 1574 Medium: Engravings Accession: 53.538.8 On view in:Not on view