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  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1540-1567 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vico, Enea, born 1523 - died 1567 (printmaker)
    Perino del Vaga, born 1501 - died 1547 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1218

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 54

Physical description

Subject from the history of Albert d'Eyb; After Perino del Vaga; Print on paper; Inscribed beneath, 'VIRGILIVM ELVDENS MERITAS DAT FOEMINA POENAS ROMÆ ANNO 1542' and 'Ant Sal. exc.'.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

ca. 1540-1567 (made)

Artist/maker

Vico, Enea, born 1523 - died 1567 (printmaker)
Perino del Vaga, born 1501 - died 1547 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

VIRGILIVM ELVDENS MERITAS DAT FOEMINA POENAS ROMÆ ANNO 1542
Inscribed below.

Ant Sal. exc.
Inscribed below.

Object history note

The printed catalogue for the Dyce Collection (1874) describes the design as a 'Subject from the fabulous history of Albert d'Eyb' - This is presumably a work by Albrecht von Eyb.

Descriptive line

Subject from the history of Albert d'Eyb; After Perino del Vaga; Print on paper; Inscribed beneath, 'VIRGILIVM ELVDENS MERITAS', &c.; By Enea Vico; Italy; ca. 1540-1567.

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

The printed catalogue for the Dyce Collection (1874) describes the design as a 'Subject from the fabulous history of Albert d'Eyb' - This is presumably a work by Albrecht von Eyb.

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Printing

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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