Type of sourceDatabase “Metropolitan Museum of Art”
Fund that the source refers toMetropolitan Museum of Art
Published by Cesare Vecellio, Italian, Pieve di Cadore 1521-1601 Venice, Venice.
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Design composed of 4 horizontal registers. Top register is decorated with a pattern of 2 composite male figures with deer legs flanking another male figure with a plant stem for legs. Second register is decorated with an alternating pattern of a 4-petaled flower framed inside a diamond and a 4-petaled flower framed inside a circle. Third register is decorated with an alternating pattern of a triangular motif with a fleur-de-lis at the top followed by a flower. Fourth register is decorated with a pattern of composite creatures flanking a vase and seated putti.