Bust of Juno. One of a set of 6 Prints depicting sculptural busts of mythological figures.
Engraving by Giulio Bonasone
Inscription: GIVNO / NE
Condition: Good condition. Cut to border. Stuck-down on edges. Some uneven printing or marks near edges of the print, and possibly a small tear near top-right corner. See photos.
Reference: Bartsch XV.147.136 ; Massari 1983 188
British Museum Online Collection Museum number: H,5.206
Giulio Bonasone (c. 1498 – after 1574) was an Italian painter and engraver born in Bologna. He is best known as an engraver and is believed to have trained with Marcantonio Raimondi. He worked mainly in Mantua, Rome and Venice and with great success, producing etchings and engravings after the old masters and his own designs.
- Giulio Bonasone
- Title of artwork
- Bust of Juno
- Not signed
- See description
- Sold with frame
- Image size
- 11×14.2 cm