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  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    1533 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Musi, Agostino dei (print-maker)
    Romano, Giulio , born 1499 - died 1546 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1075

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 49

Physical description

The infant Hercules in his cradle, strangling the serpents. Amphitrite, approaching with a lamp, and watching; After Giulio Romano; Print on paper; Retouched; The date altered to 1533.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

1533 (made)

Artist/maker

Musi, Agostino dei (print-maker)
Romano, Giulio , born 1499 - died 1546 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

The date altered to 1533.

Descriptive line

The infant Hercules in his cradle, strangling the serpents. Amphitrite, approaching with a lamp, and watching; After Giulio Romano; Print on paper; Engraved by Agostino Veneziano; Italian School; 1533.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1874.

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Child; Cradle; Snakes

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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