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  • Place of origin:

    Prague (engraved)

  • Date:

    1605 (engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sadeler, Aegidius II (Engraver)
    da Caravaggio, Polidoro (Designer)

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 129

Place of Origin

Prague (engraved)


1605 (engraved)


Sadeler, Aegidius II (Engraver)
da Caravaggio, Polidoro (Designer)


Height: 23.7 cm Cut to, Width: 15.8 cm Cut to

Descriptive line

Aegidius Sadeler after Polidoro da Caravaggio, one of nine plates from a set of ten vases. Reversed copy. Prague, 1605.

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

Miller, E., 16th-century Italian ornament prints in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1999, p. 245 (cat. 69d).

Production Note

Reversed copy of an earlier plate engraved by Cherubino Alberti in 1582.


Ornament prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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