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Caelius Secundus Curio Philosophus

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1895,0420.27

  • Title (object)

    • Caelius Secundus Curio Philosophus
  • Description

    Portrait of Celio Secondo Curione, bust-length, facing left, wearing a fur-trimmed gown and a beret, holding a book in his left hand; illustration to Reusner's "Icones sive imagines virorum literis illustrium". 1587
    Woodcut

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1587
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 140 millimetres (sheet)
    • Width: 87 millimetres (sheet)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered above image with title, below image with two Latin verses "Coelo mens affixa prius mea, nunc quoque coelo/ Vivit. quam scite Coelius ecce vocor!", and with date "M. D. LXIIX.", and "V"
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Portraits Swiss)

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Icones sive imagines virorum literis illustrium
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1895

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1895,0420.27

Portrait of Celio Secondo Curione, bust-length, facing left, wearing a fur-trimmed gown and a beret, holding a book in his left hand; illustration to Reusner's "Icones sive imagines virorum literis illustrium".  1587<br/>Woodcut

Recto

Portrait of Celio Secondo Curione, bust-length, facing left, wearing a fur-trimmed gown and a beret, holding a book in his left hand; illustration to Reusner's "Icones sive imagines virorum literis illustrium". 1587
Woodcut

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