Marble column with helical grooves decorated with leaves, also known as Salomonic Column, from 'Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae'

Details

  • Title

    Marble column with helical grooves decorated with leaves, also known as Salomonic Column, from 'Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae'

  • Artist/maker

    attributed to Nicolas Beatrizet (active c. 1540 - c. 1566) (printmaker)
  • Associated people

    Antoine Lafréry (c. 1512 - 1577) (publisher)
  • Associated place

    Rome (place of publication)
  • Material and technique

    engraving on laid paper the sheet surrounded by a double red border

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    trimmed 45 x 27.9 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    n/a

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1942.

  • Museum location

    Western Art Print Room

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1942.55.79

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Further reading

Robert-Dumesnil, Alexandre P., Duplessis, George, Le peintre-graveur français, ou, Catalogue raisonné des estampes gravées par les peintres et les dessinateurs de l'école française : ouvrage faisant suite au Peintre-graveur de Bartsch., 11 vols (Paris: G. Warée: Mme Huzard, 1835-1871), IX.179.114

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