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The statue court of the Casa Sassi at Rome; after Heemskerck. 1553
- Production date
Height: 375 millimetres
Width: 298 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The collection belonged to Egidio and Fabio Sassi, and their house was in the modern via del Governo Vecchio. Heemskerk would have made his drawing when in Rome 1532-6. The collection was sold to Ottavio Farnese in 1546, and most of it is now in the museum in Naples.
See also the other print after Heemskerck published by Cock of the statue court of the Palazzo Valle Capranica (New Hollstein 599, not in the BM).
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2000/1 Oct-Jan, Paris, Louvre, 'D'après l'Antique'
2001 Oct-Dec, London, Soane Museum, Marble Mania
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
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