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Blenheim Palace Sarcophagus: Bacchanale with Lion's Head

A work made of pen and brown ink on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of pen and brown ink on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1549/53

Artist:

Girolamo Sellari, called Girolamo da Carpi
Italian, 1501-1556

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Artist

Girolamo da Carpi

Title

Blenheim Palace Sarcophagus: Bacchanale with Lion's Head

Origin

Italy

Date

1549–1553

Medium

Pen and brown ink on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, upper right, in pen and brown ink: "Girolimo da Carpi"

Dimensions

194 x 285 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.670

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