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Identification and Creation
Object Number
M5495
People
Anonymous Italy (Venice) 1499
Anonymous Germany, German
Title
Architectural frame, with an emblematic circular bas-relief, representing two half-length figures of winged genii holding an apple between them (Medium tenuere beati.) (Fol. h vii verso)
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Illustrations from Colonna, Hypnerotomachia Poliphili. Venice, Aldus, 1499
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1499
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Veneto, Venice
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/251985
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Woodcut
Dimensions
11.5 × 8 cm (4 1/2 × 3 1/8 in.)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Essling 1198
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Philip Hofer
Accession Year
1932
Object Number
M5495
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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