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The Delphic Sibyl standing in an alcove holding a horseshoe: P.4122-R-98

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Delphic Sibyl standing in an alcove holding a horseshoe
Sibyls

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Monogrammist I. H. S.

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1928) by Whitley, Leonard

Dating

16th century
Circa 1556 CE - Circa 1572 CE

School or Style

Italian

Techniques used in production

Engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: DESCRIBETVR IN PACE ET VENIET / SIBYLLA DELPHICA
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: 3
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.4122-R-98
Primary reference Number: 200004
Bartsch: 10
Illustrated Bartsch: 10 (517)
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 9 December 2014 Updated: Tuesday 9 December 2014 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "The Delphic Sibyl standing in an alcove holding a horseshoe" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/200004 Accessed: 2023-02-06 07:46:53

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