Exhibitions/ Art Object

Five Figures Supporting a Canopy

Series/Portfolio:
Leviores ...Picturae quas Grottesches Vulgo Vocant
Artist:
Anonymous, Italian, 16th century
Artist:
Series was later copied by Enea Vico (Italian, Parma 1523–1567 Ferrara)
Date:
ca. 1530–40
Medium:
Engraving, 1st state
Dimensions:
9-3/4 x 5-1/4 in. (24.8 x 13.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Leo Steinberg, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.509.1
Not on view
Leviores et (ut videtur) extemporanae picturae quas grottesches vulgo vocant (series title)

Leo Steinberg (American, Moscow 1921–2011 New York); Donor: Leo Steinberg (American, Moscow 1921–2011 New York)
SKB 533 (series); KB 321; Berliner 1926, pp. 38-39, plates 100-104 (series); Copy by Vico ilustrated in Bartsch XV.362.472; Miller 1999.33c, pl. 10
Adam von Bartsch "Le Peintre Graveur". Leipzig, 1876, XV.362.472.

Elizabeth Miller 16th-Century Italian Ornament Prints. Victoria and Albert Museum , London, London, 1999, cat. no. 33c, fig. no. pl. 10, ill.



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