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Print - The History of Apollo and Daphne

The History of Apollo and Daphne

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1532-35 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Maître au Dé (printmaker)
    Romano, Giulio , born 1499 - died 1546 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1127

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 50

Physical description

Daphne embracing her father, the River God Peneus, who allows her to go to the land of the other nymphs; From a design by Giulio Romano; Print on paper.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

ca. 1532-35 (made)

Artist/maker

Maître au Dé (printmaker)
Romano, Giulio , born 1499 - died 1546 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Descriptive line

The History of Apollo and Daphne; Daphne embracing her father, the River God Peneus; From a design by Giulio Romano; Print on paper; By 'Maître au Dé'; Italy; ca. 1532-35.

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.

Production Note

'Maître au Dé' was a scholar of Marcantonio Raimondi, whose name is unknown.

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

River god

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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