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Another section rich in sixteenth-century prints after Raphael's designs

Master of the Die (active 1530-60)

A woman looking at herself in the mirror c.1530-60

Engraving | 13.0 x 12.0 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852291

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An engraving attributed to the Master of the Die depicting a woman looking at herself in a mirror with a man behind her. Ruland (1876) and Passavant described the subject as the Fornarina (thought to be Margherita Lupi, Raphael's lover) preparing to sit as a model (see Bibliographic References). Trimmed within the platemark.
  • Creator(s)

    Master of the Die (active 1530-60) (engraver)

    After? Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

  • 13.0 x 12.0 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Added to the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1853-76)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Home economics
        • Furniture & accessories
          • Mirrors
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Clothing
          • Headgear
            • Hats
              • Caps
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.170 A.V.1