Mucius Scaevola Crossing the Tiber, Intending to Assassinate Porsenna but Killing his Treasurer by Mistake

A work made of pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with lead white (oxidized), on brown laid paper, laid down on fabric and card.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with lead white (oxidized), on brown laid paper, laid down on fabric and card.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

After Polidoro Caldara, called Polidoro da Caravaggio
Italian, c. 1499-c. 1543

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Artist

Polidoro da Caravaggio

Title

Mucius Scaevola Crossing the Tiber, Intending to Assassinate Porsenna but Killing his Treasurer by Mistake

Origin

Italy

Date

1580–1599

Medium

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with lead white (oxidized), on brown laid paper, laid down on fabric and card

Dimensions

140 x 481 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.2335

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