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Opera nel a quale vie molti Mostri de tute le parti del mondo antichi et moderni ... (Monsters from all parts of the ancient and modern world)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1846,0509.252

  • Title (series)

    • Opera nel a quale vie molti Mostri de tute le parti del mondo antichi et moderni ... (Monsters from all parts of the ancient and modern world)
  • Description

    A hairy beared man with one eye and large breasts standing in the landscape. 1585
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1585
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 216 millimetres
    • Width: 150 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below with six lines describing the monster 'Sopra lisola probana si torva tale creature humane ma sono male formati ... '.
  • Curator's comments

    See comment for 1841,0509.249.

  • Location

    Not on display (Italian XVIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1846

  • Acquisition notes

    1846,0509.249 to 270 are still mounted on the pages of the album into which they were mounted in the XVIc.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1846,0509.252

A hairy beared man with one eye and large breasts standing in the landscape. 1585  Engraving

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A hairy beared man with one eye and large breasts standing in the landscape. 1585 Engraving

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