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Nero (54-68 A.D.)

A work made of engraving in black on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving in black on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1638

Artist:

Paulus Pontius (Flemish, 1603-1658)
after Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, 1577–1640)

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Paul Pontius

Title

Nero (54-68 A.D.)

Origin

Flanders

Date

1638

Medium

Engraving in black on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Printed in plate, below image, center: "IMP. NERO CÆSAR AVGVSTVS. / Ex marmore antiquo."; in plate, below image, lower left: "P.P. Rubens delineauit. / P. Pontius sculpsit. Ao 1638"; in plate, below image, lower right: "Cum priuilegiis Regis Christianissmi / Principum Belgarum et Ord. Batauiae."

Dimensions

316 × 204 mm (image/plate/sheet)

Credit Line

The Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Fund

Reference Number

2015.350

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