Claude Lorrain

Apollo Obeying Time

Apollo Obeying Time by Claude Lorrain

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Title
Apollo Obeying Time
Artist/creator
Production date
1662
Medium
etching
Dimensions
182 x 250 mm
Inscription
(below image) Claudio Gillee inuen. Fec. Roma 1662 conlicenza de super (l.r.). Apollo in atto di obedire al tempo. al Primauera a cominciare il ballo/. (below image) Leslate non manca del suo Calore. Lautunno colsuo licuore. Sequita/Linuerno tiene la sua. Staggione.. (within image) Mackelvie collection stamp (u.r.). Translation of Italian Inscription (underlined). Apollo in the act of obeying Time. Spring. about to begin her dance. Summer does not lack. his heat. Autumn with his wine follows. Winter. holds his season..
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/11/1
Copyright
No known copyright restrictions
Department
International Art
Display status
Not on display

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