Polidoro Caldara called Polidoro da Caravaggio
Antique Relief of a Naval Battle
Numbered N 2677 (ul) and inscribed indistinctly Guid...vial (?) (lr); inscribed on the reverse N. 2677/di Giulio Rno (Romano)/vedi Mantova
Brown ink and wash heightened with white on several pieces of joined oatmeal paper
Sight 8 1/4 x 24 inches (21 x 61 cm)
Toned and slightly faded. Condition commensurate with age. Paper is creased in several places, with each crease being roughly 3-4 inches apart. Scattered discolorations throughout. Also scattered tears/holes throughout, most pronounced at the upper left and bottom edge. Paper is slightly buckled beneath the frame.