A man conversing with an old woman (Austeritas) at left who is gesturing with her left hand to a young woman (Friendship) and a young winged man at right (Amor). Composition set within a Renaissance foliate border.
Nice allegorical print intended for a learned humanist audience of Italian print collectors during the heyday of the Late Renaissance.
Signed with monogram "MAF" on plate at lower left.
Condition: Nice black impression on laid paper. Two tiny folds at the left margin, not affecting the image. Possibly a later impression. Small margin.
Reference: Bartsch XIV.270.355
- Marcantonio Raimondi (c.1480-1527/34)
- Titolo dell'opera
- Allegory of Friendship and Love
- 1700 e periodo precedente
- Firmato su lastra
- Buone condizioni
- Dimensioni totali
- 105×114×0 mm