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Ornamenti o grottesche

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1862,1011.318

  • Title (series)

    • Ornamenti o grottesche
  • Description

    Ornament panel with three sphinxes climbing up foliage scrollwork, with a fourth head seen below at centre. c.1653
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1650-1656
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 165 millimetres
    • Width: 66 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed within image with monogram: "SDB"
  • Bibliography

    • De Vesme/Massar 1971 1005 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Italian XVIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Exhibition history

    1995 Feb-Apr, Manchester, Whitworth AG (Sth Bank), The Grotesque
    1995 Apr-Jun, Exeter, Royal Albert Mem Mus (Sth Bank), The Grotesque
    1995 Oct-Nov, Leeds City AG & Mus (Sth Bank), The Grotesque

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1862

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1862,1011.318

Ornament panel with three sphinxes climbing up foliage scrollwork, with a fourth head seen below at centre. c.1653  Etching

Ornament panel with three sphinxes climbing up foliage scrollwork, with a fourth head seen below at centre. c.1653 Etching

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