- Giorgio Ghisi, 1520-1582, Italian, engraver
Allegory of Life
Engraving, trimmed within platemark
Plate: 37.8 x 54.1 cm (14 7/8 x 21 5/16 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Lettered LL: "Raphaelis Urbinatis Inventum. / Philippus Datus Animi Gratia / Fieri Iussit"; on tablets, within image: "Sedet Aeternum / que Sedebit Infoelix" and "Giorgius / Ghisi / Ma.t / .F. 22.214.171.124"; and LR: "Tu Ne Cede Malis: Sed [...]ntra Audentior Ito"
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