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Oceanus

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1520-65 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Beatrizet, Nicolas, born 1507 (printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1203

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 53

Physical description

Oceanus; The ocean represented by the draped figure of a man, carrying an oar in one hand and resting the other on the head of a dolphin; Print on paper; Second state before 'Romæ Claudij Duchetti formis' was introduced in the middle of the bottom.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

ca.1520-65 (made)

Artist/maker

Beatrizet, Nicolas, born 1507 (printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Object history note

Second state before 'Romæ Claudij Duchetti formis' was introduced in the middle of the bottom.

Descriptive line

Oceanus; The ocean represented by the draped figure of a man, carrying an oar in one hand and resting the other on the head of a dolphin; Print on paper; By Nicolas Beatrizet; Italy; ca.1520-65.

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

Man; Oar; Ocean; Personification; Dolphin (animal)

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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