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Scena Grotta Di Volcano (Vulcan's Grotto), from the series Le Nozze Degli Dei (The Weddings of the Gods)
Scena Grotta Di Volcano (Vulcan's Grotto), from the series Le Nozze Degli Dei (The Weddings of the Gods)
Printmaker:
Date:
1637
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
20.5 x 28.4 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance:
David Tunick, 1974;
Marcus Sopher (cat. 100);
Sopher 17th c. catalogue no. 100

Accession Number:
1988.1.227
Acquisition Date:
1988-12-01
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

A theater set for the celebrations of the marriage between Ferdinand II and Vittoria della Rovere, showing Vulcan's grotto with drummers, soldiers and revelers in fantastic costume.