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Portrait of Cardinal Pietro Bembo, half-length, turned to the right, sitting at a desk, wearing cardinal's vestments, with his right hand on a closed book; illustration from André Thevet's "Les vrais pourtraits et vies des hommes illustres" (Paris: 1584), p. 517.
Engraving with letterpress below and on verso
- Production date
- 1584 (circa)
Height: 177 millimetres (plate-mark)
Width: 147 millimetres
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Les vrais pourtraits et vies des hommes illustres (Paris: 1584)
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- Acquisition notes
- 1879,1213.92 to 315 is a set of the portraits illustrating Thevet's 'Vies des Hommes Illustres' of 1584.
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