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Sacrifice to Priapus, after Raphael or Giulio Romano
Sacrifice to Priapus, after Raphael or Giulio Romano
Engraver:
After :
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
16 x 28.7 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

SLR in the plate: B;
IL margin in the plate: Quanto honorato sei benigno bacco...Festegia ognun dele tue fronde adorno;
Provenance:
Ganymede Graphics 1/77;
LR verso: J. Cantacuzene (not in Lugt);
LL verso: M.S. Sophe (cat. 23);

Accession Number:
1985.1.436
Acquisition Date:
1985-01-01
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

A statue of Priapus is decorated with garlands by Bacchantes and goat-footed satyresses, also atended by satyrs, Bacchus and a baby goat.