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Romulus and Remus, after Giulio Romano.
Romulus and Remus, after Giulio Romano.
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
22 x 28.5 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.36834
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

The infants Romulus and Remus nursing at the breast of the wolf who cared for them, by the side of a river whose source is a reclining river god; in the background people are building the walls of a city.