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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, sixteenth century
Published by Antonio Lafreri, 1512–1577, French
Title:

Divo Antonino et Divae Faustinae

Additional Title(s):

Temple of Antoninus and Faustina

Part Of:

Collective Title: Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae

Date:
1565
Medium:
Line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 3/8 × 16 1/8 inches (54.3 × 41 cm) and Plate: 16 3/8 × 13 inches (41.6 × 33 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, center right: "53"; inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: "Temple of Antoninus & Faustina | Ant. Lafreri 1565 | Huelsen 9a | Quaritch 34 | 1st of 3 states. | 418 x 327"

Lettered upper center: "Hoc templum in foro Romano situm cuius integram uides formam it si exparte sit dirutum sic tamen olim fuisse uel ip sce ruinae manifestissime ostendunt."; center: "DIVO. ANTONINO. ET | DIVAE. FAVSTINAE. EX. S. C"; lower right: "Ant. Lafrery aeneis formis cum gratia et | priuilegio Romae an. M.D.L.XV."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.12.1428
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:24727
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