Leda and the Swan

Print
late 15th - 16th century (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Leda and the Swan; From a design by Michelangelo; Print on paper; Smaller than DYCE.1112, differently treated, the subject reversed, and with a landscape background; The address of 'Ant. Lafrerij, Romæ' is inscribed at the bottom.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
print on paper
Brief Description
Leda and the Swan; From a design by Michelangelo; School of Marcantonio Raimondi; Italy; Late 15th - 16th century.
Physical Description
Leda and the Swan; From a design by Michelangelo; Print on paper; Smaller than DYCE.1112, differently treated, the subject reversed, and with a landscape background; The address of 'Ant. Lafrerij, Romæ' is inscribed at the bottom.
Marks and Inscriptions
Ant. Lafrerij, Romæ (The address inscribed at bottom.)
Credit line
Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce
Subjects depicted
Associated Object
DYCE.1112 (Version)
Bibliographic Reference
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.
Collection
Accession Number
DYCE.1113

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record createdJanuary 13, 2010
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