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Minerva vanquishing Vulcan
engraving and etching
31.6 × 25.1 cm (image) 33.4 × 25.4 cm (sheet, trimmed to platemark on 3 sides)
Place/s of Execution
Antwerp, Flanders
published by Philip Galle, Antwerp
printed in ink (in image) l.c.: Phls Galle invent. et excud.
printed in ink (in image) l.c.r.: Theodor. Galle Sculp.
printed in ink l.l.: Quid Vulcane tibi robur, quid malleus, ignis, / Et magni prosunt fulmina cusa Iovis?
printed in ink l.c.: Aversata tuum Pallas generosa cubile, / Armis te vincit virgo pudica suis.
printed in ink l.c.r.: NON lædit castos arcu telisve Cupido, / Pectora nec penetrat pura protervus amor. / Ludebat Corn. Kil. Duffl.
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1923
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display