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Ornamental Panel: Nereid and Two Children Playing Musical Instruments, from a series of twelve ornamental panels
Ornamental Panel: Nereid and Two Children Playing Musical Instruments, from a series of twelve ornamental panels
Date:
ca. 1505–1515
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
52.7 x 8.4 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

ILC of image in the plate: D./Mar./V.;
Provenance:
LR recto: Friedrich August II of Saxony (L. 971);
LR verso: J.H. Lockhart, Jr. (not in Lugt);R. M. Light, 12/14/77;
LR verso: Marcus Sopher (cat. 7);
Noted in MS catalogue: 2 inked-in repairs about 1/3 up and at the top, and a mend in the middle, with some loss at the top.;
Sopher 16th c. cat. no. 1

Accession Number:
1986.1.360
Acquisition Date:
1986-12-13
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

A long strip of engraved ornament with classical motifs, ending in a nereid playing a viola and two children with wind instruments.