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Sacrifice to Priapus

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Sacrifice to Priapus

16th century
16th century
120 x 178 mm (4.7 x 7 in.)

After Master of the Die, Italian, b. ca. 1512
Possibly after Raphael, Italian, (1483–1520)
Possibly after Giulio Romano, Italian, (probably 1499–1546)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching
Edition: This is a copy after the first state with scroll, intended for inscription, and medallion across top, center
Marks: Signed: “M” in medallion below scroll
Bibliography: Bartsch 27 (vol. 15, p. 203); Patricia Emison, The Simple Art: Printed Images in an Age of Magnificence (Durham, NH: University of New Hampshire, 2006), cat. no. 36, pp. 61–62.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1952
Accession Number: 1952.D1.7b

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This object has the following keywords:
  • mythology
  • nudes - Representations of unclothed human figures. [February 1998 related term added, "nudity"; alternate descriptor changed, was "nude". September 1990 descriptor added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 120 x 178 mm (4.7 x 7 in.)

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