ARCIMBOLDO, Giuseppe
(b. 1526, Milano, d. 1593, Milano)

Nature studies

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Watercolour on parchment
Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Vienna

Cod. min. 42 fol. 9r represents a red deer turned to the right, its head slightly off to the right. It is probably from an imperial zoo, Ebersdorf close to Vienna, or Stern close to Prague.




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