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(Above) Zeuxis painting the portrait of Juno from the features of five different women; (below) Parrhasius deceives onlookers with a painting of a veil over a painting, and birds with a painting of grapes. Etching by J.J. von Sandrart after J. von Sandrart.

Sandrart, Joachim von, 1606-1688.
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Credit: (Above) Zeuxis painting the portrait of Juno from the features of five different women; (below) Parrhasius deceives onlookers with a painting of a veil over a painting, and birds with a painting of grapes. Etching by J.J. von Sandrart after J. von Sandrart. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

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1 print : etching ; image 29.7 x 20.1 cm

Lettering

Composuit Zeuxes Iunonem e quinque puellis ; Parrhasius velo, volucris ceu fallitur uva. Ioh: Iac: de Sandrart fecit

Publications note

Bryan's dictionary of painters and engravers (ed. G.C. Williamson) London 1934, vol V, p. 17

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 34375i

Lettering note

Lettering in pencil on recto: Bryan page 745 vol. II
Lettering in pencil on verso: AD 1683
Bears letter on top right: C

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