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Nude female figure trampling Envy underfoot and presenting Fame with a portrait of Lucretius; Time tries to intervene and seizes the portrait, but his scythe breaks into two; in decorative border; frontispiece to the second volume of Lucretius' 'Della natura delle cose', 2 vols ('Amsterdam', actually Paris: Gerbault, 1754). c.1754
Etching finished with engraving
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- 1754 (circa)
Height: 230 millimetres (sheet, no plate mark)
Width: 132 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The preparatory study, in reverse, for this is in the BM, 1890,1110.1.
See 1875,1009.322 for comment on edition.
- Not on display
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Associated Title: Della Natura delle cose (1754)
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