Prints and Drawings
Artist: Unknown
After: Giovanni Battista Fontana, Italian, c.1524–1587

Romulus, Fighting the Sabines, Asks Jupiter for Help

16th century

Pen and black ink and gray wash

Sheet: 13.7 × 18 cm (5 3/8 × 7 1/16 in.)
Egmont Collection, Yale Library Transfer
Made in The Netherlands
Italian, Flemish or Dutch
16th century
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors

John Percival, first Earl of Egmont (1683-1748); John T. Graves; Robert Hoe (sale New York, Anderson Auction Company, April 15-19, 1912, Library of Robert Hoe, Part III, A-K, no. 949; Yale University Library (anonymous gift, 1957)

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