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  • Place of origin:

    Rome (Engraved)

  • Date:

    1773 (Engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (Engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Museum number:

    24496:1

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf B, box 51

Physical description

Engraving of a military trophy, with fantasy animals.

Place of Origin

Rome (Engraved)

Date

1773 (Engraved)

Artist/maker

Unknown (Engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Dimensions

Height: 23.3 cm, Width: 15.5 cm

Descriptive line

Anonymous engraver, Polidoro da Caravaggio and Carlo Losi. Plates (10) from a set of ten military trophies. Italian, Rome, 1773.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Miller, E., 16th-century Italian ornament prints in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1999, p. 158 (cat. 50d).
Lambert, Susan (ed.) Pattern & Design: Designs for the Decorative Arts 1480-1980 London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1983

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Trophies; Horses; Lions; Fantasy; Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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