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Creator:
Print made by Ambrogio Brambilla, active ca. 1579–1599, Italian
Published by Giovanni Orlandi, active 1590–1640, Italian
Published by Claude Duchet, died ca. 1585, French
Published by Antonio Lafreri, 1512–1577, French
Title:

Sepulchrum C. Cestii Epulonis Ostensi Via Et Pyramide Et Marmore Quadrato Nobilissimum Atque Omnium Vetustissimum

Additional Title(s):

Pyramid of Gaius Cestius

Part Of:

Collective Title: Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae

Date:
1602
Medium:
Line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered inside image, upper center: "C. CE STIVS. L. F. P OB EPVLO PR.TR. PL | VII. VIR. EPVLONVN"; center: OPVS ABSOLVTVM EX TESTAMENTO DIEBVS CCC XXX | PONTI P. F. CLAMELAE HAEREDIS ET PONTHI. L"; lower center: "SEPVLCHRVM C. CESTII EPVLONIS OSTIENSI VIA | ET PYRAMIDE ET MARMORE QVADRATO NOBILISSIMVM | ATQVE OMIVM VETVSTISSIMVM | Clavdii Dvcheti Formis Romae 1582"; lower left: "Ambrosius brambilla fec."; lower right: "Ioanes Orlandi formis romae 1602"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.12.1445
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:24745
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