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A complete set of ten plates representing lavishly decorated vases; copies of plates engraved by Cherubino Alberti after Polidoro da Caravaggio
- Production date
- 1700-1750 (?)
Height: 135 millimetres (average size)
Width: 157 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- This is a set of copies in reverse after the plates engraved in 1582 by Cherubino Alberti and reproducing the decoration for the Palazzo Milesi designed by Polidoro da Caravaggio; see 1874,0808.561 for comment on original series.
A different state of the same series, published by Samuel Sympson, is described in Elizabeth Miller, 'Sixteenth-century Italian ornament prints in the Victoria and Albert Museum', 1999, cat. No.69g.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Bound in album of ornament prints, preceded by a table of content by old French hand, with pencil annotation 'Transferred to Print department 18/V/37' on the second page, and with red stamp '5 NO 50' on the last print of the album
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