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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, sixteenth century
Published by Giovanni Orlandi, active 1590–1640, Italian
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: 17 3/4 × 11 7/8 inches (45.1 × 30.2 cm), Plate: 17 1/4 × 11 3/8 inches (43.8 × 28.9 cm), and Image: 16 × 11 1/8 inches (40.6 × 28.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "35"

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. | Ioannes Orlanndi formis romae 1602 |Antonij Lafreri Formis Romae 1551"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.12.1440
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:24740
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