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Numa Pompilius Giving the Laws to the Romans

A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, heightened with lead white (discolored) and touches of pink gouache, on blue laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, heightened with lead white (discolored) and touches of pink gouache, on blue laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Possibly Giovanni Battista Galestruzzi (Italian, 1615-c. 1669)
after Polidoro Caldara, called Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, c. 1499-c.1543)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Battista Galestruzzi

Title

Numa Pompilius Giving the Laws to the Romans

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality)

Date

Artist's working dates 1635–1677

Medium

Pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, heightened with lead white (discolored) and touches of pink gouache, on blue laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

22.3 × 30.3 cm (8 13/16 × 11 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.5436a

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