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.
From top to bottom, and left to right:
Design composed of 2 horizontal registers. Top register is decorated with 3 rounded triangular motifs that are ornamented in the center with different types of musical instruments, including a harp, lyres, a violin, and clarinets. Bottom register is decorated in the center with a floral element that is flanked on either side by a composite man and plant creature playing a horn; illustrated at each end of this register is a monkey playing a tambourine.