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Allegory of Envy

Print in black ink of five nude people in an outdoor rural setting. An older woman with a wrinkled face and sagging breasts faces the viewer at center, her gaze cast downward. She is flanked by two younger couples: one on the left in a seated embrace and another on the right in a standing embrace. A cupid at bottom left looks on.
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  • Print in black ink of five nude people in an outdoor rural setting. An older woman with a wrinkled face and sagging breasts faces the viewer at center, her gaze cast downward. She is flanked by two younger couples: one on the left in a seated embrace and another on the right in a standing embrace. A cupid at bottom left looks on.

Date:

1500/10

Artist:

Cristofano Robetta
Italian, 1462-c. 1535

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Artist

Cristofano Robetta

Title

Allegory of Envy

Origin

Italy

Date

1500–1510

Medium

Engraving, on paper

Dimensions

233 × 180 mm

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Potter Palmer, Jr.

Reference Number

1956.1044

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