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The Procession of Silenus
  • Agostino Musi
    circa 1490–after 1536
    born: Venice, Italy ; died: Rome, Italy
    Giulio Romano
    born: Rome, Italy ; died: Mantua, Italy
  • The Procession of Silenus, circa 1520–1525
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 181 x 260 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 7 1/8 x 10 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0126
Catalogue raisonné

A man is riding a donkey and is being supported by two other men. Putti and women dance around the procession. The landscape is complete with donkey, goat, women, snake, lion and temple structure in background.