The Fortitude of Mucius Scaevola

Details

  • Title

    The Fortitude of Mucius Scaevola

  • Artist/maker

    Peter Paul Rubens (1577 - 1640)
    after Polidoro da Caravaggio (1499 - 1543)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1592 - 1620
  • Material and technique

    pen and brown wash heightened with touches of white and greenish-grey oil on blue-grey paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 20 x 39.9 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1944.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1944.105

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Further reading

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, II, Italian Schools (Oxford, 1956), 484

Macandrew, Hugh, Ashmolean Museum Oxford: Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, III, Italian Schools: Supplement (Oxford, 1980), App.2.484

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