2 April 2008
Cristofano Robetta (1462 - after 1522)
Man tied to a Tree by Eros (Allegory of Love?) (B. 25)
engraving, a good, strong impression, possibly 17th century, with wide margins above and below and circa 5 mm. margins on either side, time staining at the sheet edges, a few small worm holes in the upper right corner of the sheet, generally in very good condition
P. 300 x 275 mm., S. 397 x 290 mm.
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