Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amoretti
With animalsLizard
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsLizard
Further details
Squared drawing of four winged amoretti teasing a lizard; one grasping its tail, the other weilding a flaming torch, one with a chalice and the other writing on a banderole; collector's mark at lower right of Francis Egerton, the first Earl of Ellesmere (Lugt 2710b )
ARTIST/CREATOR
Giulio Romano (Giulio Pippi) (c1499-1546)
DATE
1st half 16th century
LOCATION
London, Sotheby's (Lot 33, formerly Ellesmere Collection) (5 December 1972)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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