Sep 17, 2010

Romulus and Remus Found by Faustulus (recto)

Romulus and Remus Found by Faustulus (recto)

c. 1535

Part of a set. See all set records


(Italian, 1484/87–1562)

Pen and brown ink, with point of brush and brown wash over black chalk (traces of red chalk and purple wash unrelated to composition)

Support: Beige(1) laid paper, hinged to light brown modern laid paper

Sheet: 16.3 x 24.8 cm (6 7/16 x 9 3/4 in.); Secondary Support: 23.6 x 31 cm (9 5/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Dudley P. Allen Fund 1963.87.a


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