Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
River gods
Census of ancient art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesRome, Palazzo SenatorioNile (facing left)
Census of ancient art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesRome, Palazzo SenatorioTigris (facing right)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
The earthRivers Nile
The earthRivers Tigris
Further details
Marcus Aurelius ('Commodus'), fomrerly considered to be from Sassi or Fanese collection, Mercury Farnese; accepted as Aenes (sic) Farnese by Michaelis (JdI 1891, p. 172), Egger objected (see Hülsen Egger I, p. 42), Bober, 1957, p. 70, acquiesces on grounds of provenance, see Bober-Rubinstein, 1986
ARTIST/CREATOR
Vos, Maarten de (1532-1603) (attributed)
DATE
circa 1560
LOCATION
Amsterdam, Rijksprentenkabinet → inv. 1935, no. A 45, fol. 6r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Vos, Marten deSketchbook
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RELATIONS
Census database
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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