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Aeneas and Anchises - Escape from Troy

Aeneas and Anchises - Escape from Troy
(1550-1650)

Medium
pen and brown wash over black chalk sketch; laid down
Measurements
40.3 × 29.5 cm (sheet)
Inscription
inscribed in pen and ink l.l.: No 10
inscribed in pencil on reverse c.r.: Luca Cangiagio / bought at St. Pierre
inscribed in pencil on reverse l.l.: uca Cambiaso / or Cargiagio / B.1527 / D1585 whose No. 10? Lord St Helens sale (No. 10 underlined)
stamped in purple ink l.r.: NATIONAL GALLERY / OF VICTORIA (in oval) (Lugt 1932g)
inscribed in pen and ink (H. S. Gilkes' hand) l.r.: 1278/3/41
inscribed (R. S. Sticht's hand) on mount: RS 56 (in a circle) Fr.06
stamped in ink l.r.: R (not in Lugt)
inscribed in ink on old mount: B.W (Lugt 350: Dr Barry Delany)
Accession Number
1278.699-3
Department
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
Subjects (general)
Religion and Mythology
Subjects (specific)
Aeneas (Greco-Roman character) Aeneas and Anchises (Greek narrative) Anchises (Greco-Roman character) Ancient Greek (culture or style) gods (deities) myths