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The Triumph of Neptune
The Triumph of Neptune
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
13 x 40.3 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

ILR in the plate: Marcho Angolo V F.;
Provenance:
Sotheby's 5/2/72;
LC verso: Marcus Sopher (cat. 75);
Gothic printing offset faintly onto the back;

Accession Number:
1985.1.392
Acquisition Date:
1985-01-01
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

A variety of sea monsters and creatures, in both human and animal form, swim alongside Neptune who stands on a sea-shell chariot.