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Inscription

Signed with monogram on title page; 1 drawing dated 1575 and another dated 1580

Marks and Labels

C.F.G.R. Schwerdt; Huth

Provenance

Emperor Rudolph of Austria; Lessing J. Rosenwald, Alverthorpe, PA; gift to NGA, 1987.

Exhibition History
2010
Arcimboldo, 1526-1593: Nature and Fantasy, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2010 - 2011, no. 33.
Bibliography
1960
Wegner, Wolfgang. Kurf├╝rst Carl Theodor von der Pfalz als Kunstsammler: zur entstehung und gr├╝ndungsgeschichte des Mannheimer kupferstich- und zeichnungskabinetts. Mannheim, 1960: 13.
1982
Fine, Ruth E. Lessing J. Rosenwald: Tribute to a Collector. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1982, no. 57.
1986
Hand et al. 1986, 73.
1995
Hendrix, Lee. "Of hirsutes and insects: Joris Hoefnagel and the art of the wondrous." Word and Image. 11 (October-December 1995): 373-390. [Mostly about Ignis.]
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