Three quarters of a candelabra grotesque, copied after a print published by Cornelis Bos around 1540. The design is characterized by a semi-circular strapwork contraption, in which a young, naked boy is placed.... more
Naked male torso seen from behind, with muscles strongly delineated, left side more heavily shaded, after Leonardo da Vinci. Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)
There is a preparatory drawing for the print in the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Rennes attributed to the workshop of Raphael (Inv.794.1.3007). It is possibly by Marcantonio. Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, Argini (?) ... more
Detail of a miniature of Alexander meeting the naked cave-dwelling Oxydraces. Image taken from f. 56v of Roman d'Alexandre (index Romance of Alexander), in prose, with lacunae. Written in French.