Female figure after the antique attributed to Girolamo Sellari known as Girolamo da Carpi

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Attributed to Girolamo Sellari known as Girolamo da Carpi

Carpi 1501 – 1556

Female figure after the antique

Pen and brown ink on paper.

235 x 193 mm – 9 1/4 x 7 5/8 in.

Calliope, Muse of Epic Poetry marble AD 130-150 and 18th century Prado

The design is inspired by an ancient sculpture representing the muse Erato who, according to descriptions by Pirro Ligorio (1513-1583), was visible in his time at Villa Adriana in Tivoli.

Condition report – The four corners cut, small stains. Good condition