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

M. Antonii Antii Lupi

Additional Title(s):

Sepulchre of Lupus

Part Of:

Collective Title: Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae

Date:
1551
Medium:
Line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 16 7/8 × 11 inches (42.9 × 27.9 cm) and Image: 16 × 11 inches (40.6 × 27.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "34"; inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, upper left: "91"

Latent offset of unknown separate print on verso

Lettered inside image, upper center: "D. M. | M ANTONII ANTII LVPI PR | PATRICII AVGVRIS | QVAEST SODAL TITII TRIB | MIL LEG II ADIVTR PIAE FIDEL X VIR STLIVD PRAEF FER | LAT CVIVS MEMORIA PERVIM OPPRESSI IN / INEGRVM SECVNDVM AMPLISSIMI ORDINIS | COSVLTVM RRESTITVTA ES SEPVLCHRVM AB EO COEPTVM | CLAVDIAE REGILLAE VXORI ET ANTIAE MARCELLINAE FIL | PIETATIS SVAE ETGA EVM TESTIFICANDAE GRATIA ET | NOMINIS EIVS IN PERPETVVM CELBRANDI PERFE CERVNTATFINES | M VALERIVS BRADVA MAVRICVS SPONTIF ET ANTONIA VITELLIA | AMICI | Q FABIVS HONORATVS T ANNEAVS PLACIDVS"; below image: "Antiquum, ostiensi via, sepulchrum, marmoreum, amplum, quadratum. ad tertium ab Vrbe lapidem fascium ac securium, et alijs ornamentis, insigne. | Antonij Lafreri Formis Romae 1551"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.12.1439
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:24739
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