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Archimedes or The Mathematician
  • Georges Reverdy
    circa 1531–1577
    active: France, Italy
  • Archimedes or The Mathematician, mid 1500s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 82 x 113 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 7/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 82 x 113 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 3 1/4 x 4 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0007
Label Text
Catalogue raisonné

Male figure in lower right surrounded by the accoutrements of a mathematician. He is seated in front of a complex background of classical architecture.