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Allegory of Virtue
Virtue Assailed by Love, Error, Ignorance and Opinion

Andrea Andreani, Italian, 1540/46 - 1623. After Jacopo Ligozzi, Italian, c. 1547 - after 1626.

Geography:
Made in Tuscany, Italy, Europe

Date:
1585

Medium:
Woodcut (chiaroscuro), printed in black and tan ink from three blocks

Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 1/4 x 13 3/16 inches (48.9 x 33.5 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1985-52-58

Credit Line:
The Muriel and Philip Berman Gift, acquired from the John F. Lewis Collection given to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in 1933 by Mrs. John F. Lewis, 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

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