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Mars [Ares]: the Ludovisi Mars. Engraving by F. Piranesi, 1783, after L. Corazzari.

  • Corazzari, Ludovico.
Date
1783
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11583i
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Publication/Creation

1783

Physical description

1 print : engraving

Lettering

Marte in riposo coll'elmo e lo scudo a piedi e'l brando in mano, e un amorino o genio che scherza colle sue armi esistente nella Villa Ludovisi. A Sua eccellenza il sig.re cav. Girolamo Zulian ambasciatore della Serenissima Republica di Venezia presso la S. Sede, Mecenate splendidissimo delle belle arti. Francesco Piranesi D.D.D.

References note

F. Haskell and N. Penny, Taste and the antique, the lure of classical sculpture 1500-1900, New Haven and London 1981, pp. 260-262, no. 58 (without mention of this print)

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 11583i

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  • Italian


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