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Allegory of the Republic of Venice with Lion and Unicorn
Allegory of the Republic of Venice with Lion and Unicorn
Date:
17th–18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
26.6 x 18.9 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Sotheby; R.E. Lewis Inc. 22 December 1975; M.S. Sopher (his stamp LL on verso);
Sopher 17th c. catalogue no. 127;

Accession Number:
1995.124.30
Acquisition Date:
1995-12-31
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

octagonal image set into rectangle: female figure of Venice seated between lion and unicorn, reclining Jupiter above with Ganymede and Hebe, Urania above all in the clouds