'Hesperides' by Basinio de' Basini of Parma


Country or nationality of origin: Italian
Place of origin: Rimini
Date: 1457-1468
Alfonso’s fleet sets sail for Africa: Four galleys with rowing crews and sails, two carracks, and birds on the shore.
Initial I(Nterea ipse), white vine-stem border has putto holding end of stem with cross and crown, also a rabbit.

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