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Mutius Scaevola

Mutius Scaevola

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Summary

Print shows the Roman hero Mutius Scaevola, who saved Rome from the Etruscan king Lars Porsena in ca. 509 B.C., putting his hand into the fire.
After Balthazar Peruzzi.
Title from Graphic sampler / compiled by Renata V. Shaw, Prints and Photographs Division. Washington : Library of Congress, 1979, p. 27.
Print originally part of Pembroke album, no. 62.
Graphic sampler, p. 28

date_range

Date

01/01/1584
person

Contributors

Andreani, Andrea, approximately 1560-1623, artist
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Source

Library of Congress
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No known restrictions on publication.