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- Object: Ranutius Farnesius...
Portrait of Ranuccio I Farnese, Duke of Parma, three quarter length standing, turned to the right, in a lettered oval; wearing armour and a ruff with his left hand resting on a helmet and his right hand resting on his hip; in a decorative setting flanked with fgiures of Mars and Mercury, and with arms and armour at lower left and musical instruments at lower right; putti above supporting his coat of arms, in a setting of scrolls and grotesque masks; illustration to Julius Casserius' "De vocis auditus organis historia anatomica" (Ferrara, c. 1601).
- Production date
- 1601 (c.)
Height: 362 millimetres (trimmed)
Width: 236 millimetres (trimmed)
- Curator's comments
- A dedicatory portrait from Julius Casserius, "De vocis auditus organis historia anatomica", published in Ferrara c. 1601. For an impression of the title page of the volume see 1873,0510,7.3636.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: De vocis auditus organis historia anatomica
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