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  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1540-1567 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vico, Enea, born 1523 - died 1567 (printmaker)
    Michelangelo, born 1475 - died 1564 (artist)
    Beatrizet, Nicolas, born 1507 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1219

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A bacchanalian subject, with several children carrying the body of the ass of Silenus, while others are preparing viands; Reversed copy from the print by Nicolas Beatrizet, see DYCE.1192; After Michelangelo; Print on paper.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

ca. 1540-1567 (made)

Artist/maker

Vico, Enea, born 1523 - died 1567 (printmaker)
Michelangelo, born 1475 - died 1564 (artist)
Beatrizet, Nicolas, born 1507 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Descriptive line

A bacchanalian subject, with several children carrying the body of the ass of Silenus; Reversed copy from the print by Nicolas Beatrizet, see DYCE.1192; After Michelangelo; Print on paper; 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

This is a reversed copy from the print by Nicolas Beatrizet, see DYCE.1192.

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Bacchanalia; Children; Ass

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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