Figures on a Balustrade--Salome with the Head of John the Baptist
Plate from Imitations of Ancient and Modern Drawings, from the Restoration of the Arts in Italy to the present Time (London: Conrad Martin Metz, 1789)
or from Imitations of ancient and Modern Drawings, from the Restoration of the Arts in Italy to the Present Time. Together with a Chronological Account of the Artists, and Strictures on their Works, in English and French. By C. M. Metz. London, Printed for the Author 1798.
Conrad Martin Metz, German, 1749 - 1827. After a drawing by Giulio Romano, Italian, 1492/99 - 1546.
Made in London, England, Europe Date:
1789 or 1798Medium:
Etching and aquatint, printed in brown inkDimensions:
Plate: 10 11/16 x 16 13/16 inches (27.2 x 42.7 cm)
Sheet: 15 7/8 x 21 9/16 inches (40.3 x 54.7 cm)Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and PhotographsObject Location:
Currently not on viewAccession Number:
The Muriel and Philip Berman Gift, acquired from the John S. Phillips bequest of 1876 to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, with funds contributed by Muriel and Philip Berman, gifts (by exchange) of Lisa Norris Elkins, Bryant W. Langston, Samuel S. White 3rd and Vera White, with additional funds contributed by John Howard McFadden, Jr., Thomas Skelton Harrison, and the Philip H. and A.S.W. Rosenbach Foundation, 1985