Brennus Throwing his Sword into the Scale/Marcus Furius Camillas Arriving on t, 1531

  • Bartolommeo Bandinelli, Italian, 1493-1560
  • Agustino Veneziano, Italian, 1490-1536

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 8 5/8 × 8 3/8 inches (21.9 × 21.3 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S1183

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Soldiers
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Sword
  • Engraving (print)
  • Italy
  • Horse

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in plate, lower right of image: .A.V.

Stamped, verso: Scripps 1887 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date in ink added to the stamp]

Inscribed, in plate, lower left table leg: 1531 Inscribed, in Latin, in plate, below image: [four line inscription] Inscribed, lower right: Ant. Sal. exc. Inscribed, in brown ink, verso: a Paris Chez Naudet ( ) D'estampes au Louvre 1804 (Lugt 1937)

Provenance

Naudet (Paris, France); September 1887, C.J. Meyer (Carlsbad). Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Agustino Veneziano; after Bartolommeo Bandinelli, Brennus Throwing his Sword into the Scale/Marcus Furius Camillas Arriving on t, 1531, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S1183.