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The Farnese Hercules

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

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

Date:

c. 1577

Artist:

Giorgio Ghisi
Italian, 1520–1582

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 205

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giorgio Ghisi

Title

The Farnese Hercules

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality)

Date

1572–1582

Medium

Engraving in black on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Plate: 36.4 × 22 cm (14 3/8 × 8 11/16 in.); Sheet: 50 × 35.8 cm (19 11/16 × 14 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

The Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Endowment Fund

Reference Number

2022.150

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