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Faustulus apportant Remus et Romulus ( Faustulus brings forth Remus & Romulus)... fourteenth plate in the book...Le Musée royal (Paris: P. Didot, l’ainé, 1818), vol. 2
Faustulus apportant Remus et Romulus ( Faustulus brings forth Remus & Romulus)... fourteenth plate in the book...Le Musée royal (Paris: P. Didot, l’ainé, 1818), vol. 2
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16th–17th century
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Not on display
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Engraving And Etching
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35 x 49.2 cm (image)
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Europe
Acquisition Date:
1963-01-01
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

In a pastoral setting a bearded man is bringing an infant child cradled in his cloak to the attention of two smiling young women seated in a rustic porch-like structure...he points behind with his right hand towards two shepherds and another chlid they seem to have discovered.